In August of this year, Jason Pargin, aka David Wong, wrote an article about how the best advice you can give someone is that the world is competition:
In it, Jason argues that the world is a competition, that we compete for scarce resources, whether it be friends or money or status. And that regardless of who we are and what our beliefs are, we need to see the world as a competition. We need to compete.
Now there’s a lot to unpack here, but my criticisms aren’t a sign that I hate the guy. There are few people who I respect more, and few people who have written their way into my brain to greater effect.
But I have my reasons to argue. And like any Cracked fan, I have five in particular:Continue reading