The Best and Worst of All Time

“For the first time in history, more people die from eating too much than from eating too little; more people die from old age than from infectious diseases; and more people commit suicide than are killed by soldiers, terrorists and criminals combined. In the early twenty-first century, the average human is far more likely to die from bingeing at McDonald’s than from drought, Ebola or an al-Qaeda attack.”

 

Excerpt From: Yuval Noah Harari. “Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow.”

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