1/ PRIVACY will be bifurcating form of INEQUALITY
Rich will have it
(literally: private plane, cars, private school, private security, private club)
Poor will not
(public transp., public schools, public police, public parks)
Bedroom, Bathroom, Bank account...
2/ The demand for PRIVACY will be in 3 B’s
the extreme poor + extreme rich
care less about privacy for Bank Account
Extreme rich publicly flaunt art, home purchases + rich-list inclusion
Extreme poor publicly joke ‘i’m deadass broke’
3/ The people who care about PRIVACY for bank account are all in middle who fear judgment + jockey for status
They may make $ X
but want people to think they make 2x-3x $ X
while extreme rich + extreme poor
are respectively boastful + begrudging
truthful in revelation of status
4/ AGE also inversely correlated with expectation of PRIVACY
From Venmo (public feed of payments to/fro) to location, photos, videos
The more that others post + share, the less taboo
Consider also contemporary moral mores...
6/ to 1990s NYPD blue showing partil nudity + foul language on network TV...
7/ To a presidential candidate saying ‘grab em by the’...and still getting elected.
And the CEO of a $60B public company calling a hero who saved children trapped in a cave ‘a pedo guy’—
both with IMPUNITY...
8/ A prior generation would have never shared vacation photos in bikinis or photos of drinking or partying—the risk was too high
But the risk for ONE goes down when EVERYONE else is doing it.
The once taboo thing becomes literally: commonplace...
9/ And from 1990s KIDS to 200s SKINS to today’s EUPHORIA
with Zendaya character saying:
“I know your generation relied on flowers and your father’s permission, but it’s 2019 and unless you’re Amish, nudes are the currency of love. Stop shaming us.
10/ PRIVACY will be a luxury
demanded (and afforded) by the rich and the old
devalued by the young
In the future, as time passes
the future you, will be surprised by what passes
without taboo or shame
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