Predictions for the Next 100 years

I recently finished reading The Next 100 Years, a book by George Friedman that outlines the possible political, technological, and social trends of the next 100 years. It was published in 2009. The author predicted, among other things: A new Cold War, with Russia back on the offensive World War Three between the US, Japan,…

Sit Down At the Table With Yourself

23 days until India and I can’t find any music that makes sense to me anymore except remixes of the music on which my adulthood was weaned.┬áThe possibile implications of this are numerous: I’m confused as to what year it is, I’m alternately pleased I escaped those years and nostalgic, I’m living at least partly…

Holy Kimchi, It’s Been a Month Already

“And it came to me then that every plan is a tiny prayer to Father Time…” -Death Cab for Cutie, Plans 2006. Six years ago, I wore that CD absolutely to the bone. I mean that literally. My red portable CD player could no longer read the worn grooves in the disk. I remember laying…