The captain of a sinking ship turns on channel 16 and radios in a distress call, “Mayday, Mayday! We’re sinking! We’re sinking!” only for the thick-accented German coastguard to answer, “Really, what are you thinking about?”

There’s more to this joke than meets the ear.

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Are we going in the right direction as a species? Are we evolving, or devolving? Are we creating a society that will flourish, or perish?

Pre- COVID-19, I would have said that we are heading in the right direction. I like the words of the late Swedish physician and medical…

Simon Kenion Shears

Sitting firmly on the fence between a man of words and a man of action.

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