Why do we find free time so terrifying? Why is a dedication to work, no matter how physically destructive and ultimately pointless, considered a virtue? In our work-ethic-as-self-worth culture, we ignore the importance of laziness to a life well lived.
Diary: Building A Nuclear Bomb | Notes on working at a nuclear weapons depot in Nevada. “Some time in the spring a new warhead for the Polaris arrived. I went through the manual and found a number of things that disturbed me. This warhead was designed for use against cities."