Tuesday, March 24, 2015

An Existential Question

The modern version of Sisyphus is the filling out of endless forms, where bureaucracy reigns supreme, where stupidity and inefficiency is compounded by the inept application of tech as seen in areas such as health care, taxes and the military, topics covered with biting humor and insight by David Graeber in his new book titled The Utopia of Rules. Click here to read an excerpt.

As proof , check out the metastasizing US Tax Code, a document set that doubles every 24 years.

I rest my case.

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