Neckties aren’t a superpower anymore

We’re losing the only good thing about them while keeping all the awful bits.

Photo by Kiarash Mansouri on Unsplash

In the seventeenth century, King Louis XIII hired a contingent of Croatian mercenaries whose neck scarves fascinated fashion-conscious Parisians. This inspired the birth of the cravat, which begat the modern necktie. It is a powerful icon of the business class, a symbol…

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Researching a road map from our imperilled world into one with a livable future with as much good humour as I can muster along the way.

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