Caveman Wishes

Great post by Maggie Appleton

This vision of life before We Ruined Everything is an alluring fever dream. In a moment where we are tightly tangled in the wicked problems of climate change – a series of widespread human failures that will end in our ecosystem cooking, drowning, starving, and suffocating the most vulnerable of us – nothing sounds quite as appealing as rewinding the clock. Ctrl + Z please.

— Maggie Appleton, https://maggieappleton.com/paleolithic-nostalgia

Stumbled upon Paleolithic Nostalgia by Maggie Appleton, via Jeremy Keith. Great little insight into what we think those "better days" consisted off, but were really a time when the average life span was 22 and everyone was wracked by tuberculosis?