Posted 10/14/2021 11:36 (#9268530 - in reply to #9268510) Subject: RE: If things go bad...
Oh I don't lay awake worrying about it. But it is a mindful scenario to play out as you go around and around a field or something. Problem is there's no answer the longer and bleaker you paint a picture for the outlook.
The path we were on wasn't sustainable. A 4k pickup one generation to a 100k pickup the next, doesnt pencil well for the next generation.
The last great depression still had a lot of people that knew how to get by on very little, with some connection to the land - the population is much greater and far dumber than ever before this time around. Add to the fact we rely on the world for parts and food, and things could come to a halt quite abruptly.