After the 100th iteration of locking my bicycle on a public street before going to see “Drag Me To Hell,” I wondered if it was possible to have a world where I would not need my 10-pound chain.
What would the conditions be? How would one erase the reasons or motivation for stealing something? What social structure would support such angelic behavior? Is there one? Why do people steal? Need to steal? Want to steal?
If Google’s new transformative service was live, I would have made a wave out of this post. Collaborative knowledge has never looked so easy, powerful and fun.