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Thursday, February 3, 2011

Ugh—The Truth

Over at End of Nihilism is a post that suggests a hard truth.  And does it in a way that is humorous.

Regards  —  Cliff


Craig H said...

Actually, two children have always been beneath the "replacement level", making the answer to the question posed in the title still "no"...

C R Krieger said...

Two Decimal One.

Regards  —  Cliff

Craig H said...

I've always agreed with the perspective that problems are generally poorly solved by short-cuts that run counter to human nature, especially where sex and reproduction are concerned.

Corey said...

And yet at the same time:

Renee said...

Not so humorous but demographers are actually suggesting that AIDS has a positive side effect in South Africa, in speeding up the process to decline population growth.

South Africa's population to shrink after 2030

"‘A combination of increasing deaths as a result of the HIV/AIDS pandemic, as well as lower fertility rates will result in population shrinkage after 2030. This can be positive as there will be less strain on resources in South Africa. However, it will also be negative, as there will be fewer people to contribute to the economy and its internal consumer markets.’"