While most people are absorbed with games and circuses, my circle of friends are overwhelmed by all the reports about the murders of innocent children. But this is not a fun subject and most young people would rather not be bothered about it. It is so much easier to float through the days and weeks pretending everything is about fun and games - and the media cater to those who finance their sponsors. Who has the spending money? Kids.
In the past, advanced societies were led by the elders, the ones who had acquired experience and wisdom. Now, it is the least wise, the least, educated, the least experienced, who determine everything commercial - everything we get to see, hear and buy. No wonder we are in such a mess.