It’s 2030; let’s look at what happened
How did we get here? Sports for the mind almost overtook physical sports; people questioned what sport is. The entertainment business grew exponentially. Electric took over transportation, it became all the rage. Basic Income was not yet universally introduced, but guaranteed income in most countries was; salaries got closer together. GDP is not considered progress any more, social health is. Consumers bought more experiences than products. Education was disrupted and freed from the chains. Building Hyperloops proved to be cheaper than building trains. Brexit made Europe stronger. Move aside, millennials, the first Gen Z got to 30.