If Television and now the Internet was the DRUG of the NATION, then the illness has always been MIPS. From “living” your own movie, to “being your avatar” and “believing there were WMD’s in Iraq” modern folk have been suffering from MIPs for over 50 years.
The pandemic phase seems to have hit by 2000 and of course one can look back at Sept 2001 as the year and day that everyone sneezed at the same time.
Weve all been in bed, pumped up on those type of pills that dont cure, but only suppress symptoms, for a decade now. Well at least we all have found something in common.