This Will Make You Feel Better About the World

“Saying things are fine doesn’t get any likes. Nuance doesn’t get any retweets. Hope is a losing strategy online. So we all keep getting sucked into this vortex of misery.”

If the apparent chaos of the world these days is getting to you, this is the post you need to read — it will make you feel a LOT better.

Matt Ruby offers a reminder that things are not that bad and points out, “In the history of the world, we’re the richest, safest, healthiest, luckiest people who’ve ever lived.”