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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • It's inspirational like a lot of Clay Shirky's talks. Another thing we have to look forward to is the exploding population. Think of the 'cognitive surplus' we're going to have when the population doubles!
    • Think of the 'cognitive surplus' we're going to have when the population doubles!

      It rather depends on whether the doubling of the population due to an increase in older individuals, no longer able to think, thanks to degenerative diseases, and all the younger folks having to work two to four times as hard just to look after them.

      On a global basis, much of the overall growth in older prospective workforce of older ages will be occurring in China. For its part, nearly all of China’s increases inworking-