February 2020

February 2020

Scott Pickard / Daily Questions / February 2020

Is Coronavirus the world’s Disease X?

What are the biggest long-term risks to the global economy?

How do we live in a world where disinformation is inevitable? Are a handful of internet companies facilitating the greatest propaganda machine in history?

Should the mega-wealthy commit to reducing the destructive effects of economic inequality?

Is BernieNation growing faster and now asserting itself against an old white-privileged base?

Is there an art to asking a good question?

When it comes to Virtual Reality’s impact on kids, how long is too long? How young is too young?

What are the long-term social implications of AI?

Has Trump drained the swamp, or simply refilled it with increased cronyism, corruption, and toxicity?

Are Trump and Barr undermining the integrity of the Justice Department?

Is “Truth” now whatever is first in a google search results listing?

Are science fiction’s themes of a Dystopian Society disturbingly visible in today’s world? The Unites States?

Do democratic voters in the 2020 election want (a) moderation, (b) revolution, or (c) to beat Donald Trump however it’s done?

Can you believe what you read, see and hear?

Why should we allow the 1% to covertly create massive tax avoidance for the 1%?

As technology (AI, surveillance, wireless) is increasingly integrated with professional sports, will it steadily poison the purity of sport?

Without a single victory over the last 75 years including both the Korean and Vietnam wars and the never-ending war(s) on terror, why is the Pentagon’s budget overflowing with taxpayer dollars?

If it’s all “perfect,” then why did Trump order an army of people to keep everything secret during the withholding of funds, and stonewall and cover it up after the fact?

Does the Military – Industrial – Religious Complex ultimately devolve into a dystopian state?

Do Donald Trump and Dystrumpia share your values and those values of a civil society?