Something Graves missed…
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Something that I have been considering for some time is how 2nd Tier comes for the masses?
The path is in this metatheme:
Now the mode with which that occurs is technology.
If we were to go back (I’m sure someone has already done this) and look at broad spectrum technological innovation, we would see the “markers” necessary for memetic evolution.
What the author points to is one of those broad spectrum evolutions…and that’s what is required for GT-YELLOW conditions to emerge because the world is stuck and the current civil war is about existential fear on the far left and the far right–whose values are mobilizing the end of First Tier.
The question I have is will the end of first tier be the end of man;)
The polarization occurring is setting up the conditions where all systems devolve into a FT (First Tier) cul de sac…with no way out.1
The only way out, to borrow a phrase…”is not to play.”