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Pendell on the coming recession

We need to mature into a post-growth adulthood, in which we can find comfort and grace in a long slow recession—otherwise we will be the only species to move from adolescence to senescence with no maturity in between.

Trust Dale Pendell to forge a metaphor that’s both obvious and unexpected… revelatory common sense. Could the maturity of the species, the only alternative to live-fast-die-young, be anything different from the maturity of the individual? A long slow recession


  1. Thanks for this, Gyrus. The article’s superb and Dale’s let me repost it as the new monthly Feature article at U-Know

    Merrick - 30th June 2010 @ 9:56