The Bigger Picture
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The Bigger Picture

Yes, Life Today Is Better Than It Was 100 Years Ago

But that’s a pathetically low bar for modern Americans

Photo by The New York Public Library on Unsplash

Over the past few months, I’ve noticed the rise of a strange new kind of article. Instead of focusing on the problems facing the U.S., these thought pieces compare life today with the horrors of the past. The point being, of course, that “when you look at the big picture, things aren’t…

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Shawn Forno

Shawn Forno

A very left-handed writer | Lonely Planet, Matt D’Avella, The Startup, Writer’s Cooperative, Better Marketing. https://www.youtube.com/c/DaysWeSpend