Monthly Archives: June 2010

Will “Work” Become Obsolete Someday?

It is a tacit assumption that the vast majority of people will have to ‘work for a living’. Which is a reasonable assumption considering that this has been true throughout human history up to the present. To be sure there … Continue reading

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Will Money Become Obsolete Someday?

‘Money’ is generally defined as a convenient medium of exchange. Which begs the question—why do folks need to ‘exchange’ in the first place? In a word—scarcity. You have something I don’t have and I want it, and vice versa. Money … Continue reading

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