It seems like most of the world is suffering from a new debilitating malady: Netflix-Hulu-Disney+ Disease. The cause of this disease is a fundamental belief that the meaning of your life is to be entertained. People afflicted with this illness manage their days around the premise of how to fill every waking, non-working moment in their lives with entertainment. (And if we’re being totally honest here, even a lot of their working moments.)
The only way to cure this disease is to develop a new and higher belief about the meaning of your life, recognizing two things:
You recognize that life has never been about being entertained every moment. Rather, you need moments of entertainment in life so you can recharge and be ready for the moments that actually matter. Moments like:
So microwave some popcorn and savor The Expanse or The Crowne, the Premier League or the NFL, the Westminster Dog Show or WWF, Soul or Wonder Woman 1984.
Just don’t lose sight of the meaning behind the moments...
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