Well, despite the very clickbaity title, I guess you you could look at vaping/e-cigarettes for your nicotine high. I won’t make any bold claims as to their non-lethal side effects but at least they’re a healthier alternative to cigarettes. On the plus side you’ll have more technology to tinker with.
Hi Balázs, sorry to hear that mate!
I remember the day I met you. We walked away from FooCafe and spent a good evening talking about your next adventure looking deep into the sea. Yes, a good whisky helped us to see things really through.
The basic counterargument to “demand jobs for everyone” is the already-present issue of bullshit jobs. A UBI would obliterate this phenomenon and likely free up a significant amount of labor to do VERY important but traditionally unpaid work, such as caring for sick loved ones and children.
Ellis2D2 Yes, I’m a straight white guy. Yes, the world is easier for me because of that. Yes, if you’re a minority, or female, or anyone else who is regularly discriminated against, it’s less likely that you think the world is a good place. I know my privilege, and I am aware of my biases.