America/Humanity is…in Jeopardy.

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Ooooh that smell

Can’t you smell that smell

Ooooh that smell

The smell of death surrounds you

Lynyrd Skynyrd

Paraphrase to that title “at least human civilization”; the Earth ain’t going nowhere, to exercise all of the nuances of 20th century bad grammar and borrow a bit from George Carlin. This is nothing new, human society is constantly experiencing a “the sky is falling” moment for any given generation, epoch or movement. Fatalism is as part of humanity as life which makes perfect sense as humans are mortal beings. Death has a profound and prescient meaning to most of us, even if we don’t think of it much, it controls our lives. We cannot escape it, it will literally be the end of us.

History has no shortages of these moments: revelations of the apocalypse, the end of days. Human beings just happen to be the first species on…

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