I can remember having a bout of anxiety and insomnia for a couple weeks back in 1987. I was eight.
I was very worried about AIDS and the hole in the ozone layer.
I finally talked to someone about it, and the worries faded. But they never went away.
Now, when I think about it, I get angry. Somewhere, back in the 70’s and 80’s, a bunch of social engineers decided it would good for lulz to freak people out by telling them they’re all gonna die.… Read the rest