But if there is one thing that the Garden State is most renowned for, that would be Action Park …the most dangerous waterpark ever.
Fast Life, which disrupts our habits, pervades the privacy of our homes and forces us to eat Fast Foods. The world seems to race by, too fast for us to keep up, our days are overwhelmed with meetings, commitments and deadlines.
Or—just as significant for our case—that when writers, economists, urban planners, designers, sociologists or philosophers address the issue of slowness, it indicates how important it has become and that we need to discuss it. All this in spite of people wanting to slow down, worried about losing control of their lives and loved ones.
Even in the United States there are clear indications and, according to various economists, large numbers of Americans would like a different life, willing to sacrifice financial rewards in order to have more free time.
The city can be seen as a place for social fulfillment where the words idleness and happiness are not seen as negative. As a Zen saying states: If anything, the risk is that we are no longer able to balance our views of life and work and the former is infected with the virus of speed.
We confuse frantic activity for efficiency—free time and even holidays involve hard work. Incredibly this model, as a result of virtual business and digital communication, is already fading and on the way out.
Neurotically pursuing modernity, seeking to become part of it in every possible way, is today an indication of confusion, strategic backwardness and a lack of far-sighted planning. The future challenges facing us demand new and far-reaching revolutions, such as becoming our own boss, being able to constantly reinvent ourselves based on new wisdom, aiming to promote our well-being and that of others.
Every day we can be planning and promoting our progress to the future against the sensory standardization of the fast-food system, once again experiencing the riches of forgotten cuisines and defending the biodiversity of large numbers of products created by the slow work of nature and man.
A reassessment of food, moving towards an ecology of food habits, sustainable lifestyles, a new sense of place, space and time. These are symbolic indications of how modern man is changing.
First published in the catalogue to the exhibition Quotidiano sostenibile:The low-carbohydrate diet provides the ultimate nutritional program for healing and health preservation.
There are many myths, distortions and lies that are exposed.
Life In The Fast Lane Eagles He was a hard-headed man He was brutally handsome, and she was teminally pretty She held him up, and he held her for ransome in the heart of the cold, cold city He had a nasty reputation as a cruel dude They said he was ruthless, they said he was crude They had one thing in common, they were good in bed She'd say.
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