When art, science, and technological advancement took a back seat to profit, consumerism, and ill-conceived economics. When it all went wrong.
A broken clock is right twice a day. A clock that works but is set to the wrong time, may never be correct.
Our culture has monetized basic human needs. We have been forced to define happiness for ourselves in such a way that it is now not only unachievable, it is unimaginable as well. Even when confronted with the appearance of happiness in others, our only reaction is suspicion. For most, our greatest common bonds are begrudging [...]