Wednesday, August 28, 2019

"The People's Republic Of The Future"

"The People's Republic Of The Future"
by Ashlee Vance

"When it comes to technology, Shenzhen may well be the most fascinating city in the world. It makes the majority of our electronics. It clones the best technology Silicon Valley has to offer with ease. And, these days, Shenzhen buzzes with new ideas and an unrivaled energy that ensure it will play a major role in shaping our collective futures. In this episode of Hello World, journalist Ashlee Vance heads to the spectacle that is Shenzhen to experience it firsthand. The results are equal parts inspiring and disconcerting as tech-fueled entrepreneurs try to navigate an authoritarian regime."

I'm literally speechless... astonished, and considering the present condition of our country and society, all I could think was, "Compete with that? With them? HOW?" This video came to mind, along with the bitter, tragic realization of all we could have been, and are not, and never will be...
Strong language alert!

"The Most Honest Three Minutes In Television History"

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