The Daily DeX 10/15/2019: Superheroes Pick Up Where Ancient Myths Left Off—Sometimes In Strange And Mysterious Ways

"Perhaps the most interesting difference between the DC and Marvel universes is that the former seems to be the inevitable product of a mythic and historical process that began eons ago, while the latter is the product of myriad contingencies set in motion less than a century ago."

The Rising Costs Of Late Life And The Falling Value Of Wisdom

There's no such thing as wisdom anymore because there's no longer enough time for information to develop into wisdom like fine wine, or a diamond. Societal changes and tech advancements ultimately destroy the knowledge our species once knew as wisdom—replacing it with acumen, expertise, skill, “hot takes,” and trend spotting.

The Geopolitics Of John Podesta’s Idiocy

A more “open-ended” narrative that political operatives and the media have a more difficult time managing is that the “Russia, WikiLeaks, and the Election of 2016” story is itself a small part of a larger narrative about America’s particular historical moment.

Anxiety Is The Engine Of Expression: Random Introductory Hashtags Re: What Project(De)X is About

#baltimore => Born and raised! If I died in Charm City I wouldn’t be surprised, but would be disappointed that I didn’t die in an orbiting space station.