Human Hives

The modern gig lifestyle results in a hive-like devaluation of the individual, but it also contributes to the emergence of more hive-like behaviors by encouraging individuals, especially men, to maximize their efforts in a gig when they are needed and minimize their obligations when they are not relevant.

Thoughts on marriage

I will be a little bold tonight and talk about something that I find scary to talk about: my feelings about marriage.   It might be somewhat prompted by recent debates about defining what relationships qualify as marriage but this post is more personal.   What are my personal thoughts about a marriage that would…

Choosing a career vs an income

I continue to think about the arguments around income inequality.   I mentioned in earlier posts that I think the debate is distorted by mixing celebrity income with career income.   Some of the highest incomes are a result of celebrity rather than a career choice. Celebrity is recognition and popularity based on a name,…