When we make the worst people the biggest stars
Just watched an After Skool video today on the phenomenon of social media influencers - "How "influencers" become brainwashed by their audiences." This is known as audience capture. It is not a good outcome for the influencer. The shallowness of our culture is leading to the death of us.
Tyranny depends on the widespread ascendancy of moral breakdown. The parents and teachers who raised these cretins were willing to subject their kids to television and social media to gain a bit of household peace. Now we all lose everything. Finally everyone will experience the equality of slavery.
Okay. I accept this column as truth, because that's what it is. But you should do a follow-up, John: What are we going to do about it?