“If you got nothing to hide, you have nothing to fear” – anon disputes why this is BS

“If you’ve got nothing to hide, you’ve got nothing to fear” – A common soundbite that one often hears out of those who champion for increased surveillance in the name of crime prevention, whatever crimes they may be. One anon offers a succinct rebuttal to this attitude, one that is wise to keep in mind: … More “If you got nothing to hide, you have nothing to fear” – anon disputes why this is BS

GDP & Economy

In light of the recent ups and downs of the stock market, I can’t help but be reminded of the following comic.  It feels like a lot of our economy operates on similar principles in general:

The corruption of the word “Professional” and what it entails

It used to be that the word “Professional” was a positive compliment.  However if you observe carefully, the meaning of the word itself have shifted over the years.  Nowadays at best it’s a neutral and meaningless compliment, and at worst slightly insulting. Use this as a test.  Imagine you’re at the funeral of a loved … More The corruption of the word “Professional” and what it entails