…ve that? LOL!” Alas, as it turns out, plenty. All those extremist parties arising around the globe? They look to America as an example — not as a warning. That’s what they want to become. Hence, the bombastic demagogues that run them stand for cutting public services, deconstructing governance, shredding the social contract, and replacing it with various forms of authoritarianism, kleptocracy, and feudalism, which don’t really have social contracts as much as pledges of fealty. It took human beings millennia to develop these things called social contracts — and yet here we are, timewarping backwards centuries by the month.
Put most simply, what stands in nearest proximity to you has enormous implications. As Jim Rohn has wisely said, “You are the average of the five people you spend the most time with.” Similarly, Tim Sanders, former Yahoo! director, said, “Your network is your net worth.”
ar bien. Vamos a estar bi…una pincelada empática y optimista para una enfermedad de la que se sabe mucho y a la vez tan poco. Ese monstruo que no deja de retorcer las conexiones cerebrales no es mejor por ser común, es peor por ser una negrura aceptada e inevitable en las familias. Conor, vas a estar bien. Vamos a estar bien.