Slope of Hope Blog Posts

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The Collective Mind

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If you're ever curious how the mass of humanity thinks (or at least what it seeks), start to type in any phrase into Google, and it'll present you with a series of suggestions, ranked by popularity. For example…….

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Perhaps one shouldn't be surprised that the top choice wasn't along the lines of "why is my potential unfulfilled?". Twitching eyes and colorful poop seem to be of more interest.

We can try again.

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Again with the twitching eyes and the poop. Perhaps if people wouldn't stare into the toilet so much, their eyes would twitch less.

I need to reset my mind. Off to my breakfast table with the Times. Be back later.