David Gillespie

Well Done, 2018: Our Society Is a Utopia (for Psychopaths)

Guys, we did it. Despite our best efforts, the society we’ve built is a place where those with the least morals gain the most.   We didn’t mean to do it, but we have created a perfect world for psychopaths. If I were to sit down with the express aim of designing a society where psychopaths could flourish, it would be almost identical to any modern ... Read the full article
David Gillespie

David Gillespie is a father of six, a recovering corporate lawyer, a former co-founder of a successful software company, and the author of eight bestselling books. His first book, Sweet Poison, published in 2008 is widely credited with starting the current Australian wave of anti-sugar sentiment. You can find more of his work at http://davidgillespie.org/

2018 Year in Review: Top 10 Articles from The Big Smoke America

Another year in the books. The Big Smoke America is now three years old and has published over 1,300 articles and essays. Here are the Top 10 from 2018.

Risen Apes: Red Rover

S.M. Park’s continuing column Risen Apes about being a 70-year-old boomer. In “Red Rover,” Park thinks about jobs he should have taken and the ones he did.