Episode 58 | Resolutions
“We are being sold on the need to upgrade all parts of ourselves, all at once, including parts that we did not previously know needed upgrading.” - Alexandra Schwartz
It’s a brand new year, so that means our culture is abuzz with the aspirational narcissism of self development. In this episode, we discuss our opinions on New Year’s resolutions, the modern self help movement, and our society’s increasing focus on productivity and personal optimization.
As Martin Luther King, Jr. said, "Every man must decide whether he will walk in the light of creative altruism or in the darkness of destructive selfishness."