Fracking Modernity

Big Oil fracks on plains prone to floods climate change is increasing in frequency. Overfishing has killed off jellyfishes’ predators, turning our seas back to the Precambrian. Are we doomed? Marshall Berman, who died last week in his soup at his favorite diner, wrote the 19th century’s brightest minds had a much more complicated relationship with modernity, simultaneously assimilating its terror and its beauty. So tonight remind yourself why the world is worth fighting for. Hit the club, drink, dance, and make love like Earth depends on it. Because it does.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: