Should we be trying to make more The Culture of Fear vs Cultivation? When something is scarce, it’s valuable, and smart people try to make more of it. It appears as though the government, various media outlets, and lots of well-meaning people have come to the conclusion that there’s a shortage of fear. So they’re busy making more of it.
When is the last time you heard an official say, “If you see something, say something?” We all let the airport X-ray our shoes. Everybody is looking around suspiciously at their neighbor while their neighbor looks around suspiciously at them. Why do the authorities all around our country wear black or desert camouflage?