Catastrophe is a kind of pornography. Its danger is how quickly we become desensitised to it. If every day is a cataclysm, Armageddon, the apocalypse, we’ll simply get used to it. Now more than ever, the urgent matters that face us need a cool head.On Umair Haque12.4K301Steven GambardellaAnthony LawrenceOct 4, 2020·1 min readI read his stuff now and then, but dislike him. Aside from the incessant gloom, he regularly gets facts wrong or distorts them to fit his scenarios. I think those who admire him miss that.