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in response to reader comment: wishful thinking

Submitted by Elisha benAbuya (United States), Mar 9, 2016 at 11:14

Of course it is "wishful thinking". However, if your universe of discourse prevents you from articulating any outcome (besides your worst fears); that better outcome will never come to pass. One must prepare for the worst without losing sight of something better. Else you guarantee the emergence of your dystopic projection.

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