Friedman’s Predictions For the Next 100 Years

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I’ve been reading some of the futurists materials. They improved since the old days: now they admit that most of details and technologies are pretty unknowable. And then they predict them anyway! George Friedman — “chief intelligence officer” and founder of Strategic Forecasting, Inc., a private intelligence agency who is sometimes called the “shadow CIA” — weighs in with his …

The British Museum Reading Room. A panorama of 2x5 segments. By Diliff. CC BY SA 3.0.

The Bookshelf Mocketh Not the Poor

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(Or perhaps “Whoso mocketh the poor reproacheth his Maker: and he that is glad at calamities shall not be unpunished.” The make of my bookshelf is 57th Street Bookcase & Cabinet so maybe they don’t care.) Michelle Malay Carter tagged me recently to participate in the book your reading meme. The assignment, since I decided to accept it, was to …