The world is very old, and human beings are very young….

[So] imagine the 15-billion-year lifetime of the universe…[as] a single year….

[T]he earth does not [appear]…until early September;

dinosaurs emerge on Christmas Eve;

flowers arise on December 28th; and

men and women originate at 10:30 PM on New Year’s…

It’s a Mel Brooks, “Springtime for Hitler,” production — autocrats and Trump — as politicians use the pandemic to undermine democracy, retain power and avoid accountability.


New York Times’ Donald McNeil — (8 min. video)

[McNeil] covered epidemics for…two decades and reported recently on why American society could…be disrupted by COVID-19 for…next two years.


Even in the country’s darkest days slimy politicians grifters, cronies and corruptionfavor the wealthy over the rest of us.


When you drown the government in the bathtub, people die —

“[After] 2001 terrorist attacks…came the tea party, the anti-government conservatism that infected the Republican Party…[fostered] a government that couldn’t produce a rudimentary test for coronavirus…contain the pandemic…produce…

The actions of certain politicians during this crisis constitute negligent homicide — delays ordering medical equipment — and are actively undermining elections — creating false choices — to retain power and avoid accountability.


Report: The Trump administration didn’t order ventilators or masks until mid-March —

“[Trump] failed to place bulk orders of N95 respirator masks, ventilators, and other medical equipment…until mid-March…

The structure of our medieval political and economic systemsvote suppression, economic policy, healthcare and Internetis being used against citizens and needs to be replaced.


Trump admits voter suppression

“Trump went on Fox and Friends to talk about switching the 2020 election to mail-in, and said, that if you [did]…‘you’d…

Science and technology, not politicians — ignored virus warning, virtual democracy, geoengineering — is the future of civilization.


U.S. intelligence reports from January and February warned about a likely pandemic —

“Trump and lawmakers played down the threat and failed to take action that might have slowed the spread of the [virus]…until this month….

[HHS] had been alerted to the initial reports…

A collaborative guide to COVID-19 care

Emerging Symptoms

Notice if you suffer from any of the following first symptoms:

· Fever

· Fatigue

· Sore throat

· Dry (unproductive) cough

· Coughing up slime

· Joint / muscle pain

· Shortness of breath

· Lack of hunger

Initial symptoms may also include headache, chills, dizziness, nasal congestion, abdominal…

That technology keeps improving — lasers, brain-hacking, tires and biology — while civilization continues to stagnate is a recipe for disaster.


Goodyear’s Concept Tire Regenerates Burned-Off Rubber —

“250 million tires were scrapped in the US in 2017 [alone]…[so] Goodyear’s engineers designed…[one] that works a bit like a stick of lip balm.

Increasingly appears that this year and this decade — U.S. decline, Putin’s game, voting, police and data — are likely to chronicle a change in the course of civilization for the worse.


The case that America’s in decline —

“Is Trump a symptom or a disease? And if he’s a symptom, what’s the underlying sickness? Decadence…[with]…

Staying ahead of natural selection — pandemic, longevity, technologies, meteors and asteroids — is a constant challenge for us as individuals, a species and the planet.


What a Pandemic in America Might Look Like —

“The global health machine is always watching for signs of new disease…[so] WHO and CDC, experts…’have a situation room, much like [military]…[with] 30…

Doc Huston

Consultant & Speaker on future nexus of technology-economics-politics, PhD Nested System Evolution, MA Alternative Futures, Patent Holder —

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