Hilbert's Hotel is bullshit. If you add countably infinite guests to countably infinite occupied rooms by moving guests one room over, the number of rooms and guests in rooms remain the same at any moment, you just add countably infinite guests to the infinitely long hallway as people move between rooms.
If you accept that moral progress is roughly consistent throughout history, then eventually everything and everyone will have been evil all along.
That means eventually all of us now will face judgement under rules not yet written, and found wanting (unless you are presumptuous enough to believe we are at the pinnacle of moral evolution right now, which sounds insane).
This time seems as good as any to remember Malcolm Reynolds’ wise words:
“It's my estimation that every man ever got a statue made of him was one kind of sumbitch or another.”
On slaver statues
It's cool if you want to destroy monuments because of what they represent, but let's remember that the vast majority of all monuments where built to celebrate egomaniacs and mass murderers, and paid for with stolen wealth.
At some point we just have to admit that the template upon which our civilizations are built is, by most standards, immoral, and thus so are most of the cultural artifacts produced by those civilizations.
Dear Donald J. Trump:
If you want to be an Evil Overlord, please read the lore: http://eviloverlord.com/lists/overlord.html
"My Legions of Terror will have helmets with clear plexiglass visors, not face-concealing ones" is literally rule #1.
Tired Of This Genre-Unsavvy Timeline
The typical arguments about test scores, homeschooling, and now virtual schooling, miss the fact that for the vast majority of the population, the most important thing they'll ever learn in school is how to live in a society of peers, rather than being in a permanent child/adult hierarchical situation.
Purveyor of pessimist predictions.
Will exchange labour for capital.
I'm built for comfort, ain't built for speed.
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