We need to know that we can provide for our families and be free of the pressure of struggling to make ends meet. Where are the Woodwards and Bernstein of today, with their stunning exposés of corruption in high places? The realityat least two of the so-called major news organizations are dedicated to producing partisan propaganda that pretty shamelessly panders to politicians while the third is increasingly resorting to the Blogsphere to provide its news sources. How is it that so many People who have so Many Things have lives that Lack so much Satisfaction and Meaning? This brings us to the argument that mainstream news organizations have recently been making against the Blogsphere, especially in the wake of such recent films as State of Play, directed มติชน tv by Kevin MacDonald, namely that the Blogsphere is composed primarily of amateurs who are out of their depth, whereas if you are looking for cutting-edge Woodward-and-Bernstein style in-depth reporting, you will find it only at the major news organizations who have the skills and resources at their disposal to support that kind of news coverage. CNN even encourages you to submit amateur videos via the “report” section on their website, which allows them to feature the videos on their news shows after a process of vetting and verification. In the United States, for example, the average persons income more than doubled between 1957 and 2002, yet the share of people reporting themselves to be “very happy” over that period remained static. We all want to live a comfortable life. We all need financial security. Albert Einstein 1879 1955, attributed The Worldwide Institute in its 2004 State of the World report explains: Societies focused on well being involved more interaction with family, friends, and neighbours, a more direct experience of nature, and more attention to finding fulfilment and creative expression than in accumulating goods.
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The disconnection between money and happiness in wealthy countries is perhaps most clearly illustrated when growth in income in industrial countries is plotted against levels of happiness. It struck me how in our culture we define the good life more in terms of the consumption of material goods than in relationship to any other quality. Olbermann suggests that the President was referring to Fox News. No kidding. I was listening to MSNBC on the radio the other day when a feature came on entitled, the Good Life. They proceeded to discuss a $14,000 dessert being offered in Sri Lanka that included, amongst other things, an aquamarine. Check out the latest episodes in our film series Exploration with day Gunjikar at our website and stay tuned for much more to come!