Abominable Snow Rabbit (1961)
No, I am calling it our “Titanic moment” not because I think we’re doomed, but because this pandemic, much like the sinking of the “unsinkable Titanic,” is our “moment of truth”: the puncturing of that illusion that “man has nature whacked.” Nature repeatedly shows that she still has her ways of whacking back.
It will be objected that money cannot be measured against life, as they are incommensurable. Life must always trump business. It is a false dichotomy. Even “mere money” is usually our labor, and therefore our use of life and freedom, often many hours’ worth, in another form. To make a business go bankrupt is to…