Oh, the Places You’ll Go!
Where did you come from? Where are you going? What are your plans? Where will you be? Seriously. Where will you be? Like, oh, say 10 years from now. Or 100 years from now? 500 years? A million years?
An asshole once said to me, “What difference does it make if people have health insurance or not? The probability of dying is 100 percent.”
This is an example of taking a truth and expanding it into something really stupid.
I replied, of course, “The difference is what kind of life will it be? A life of enrichment, helping people, challenging goals, accomplishments and experiences of pleasure? Or a life of pain? I think it matters, at least to the people involved.”
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