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  • Firearm Fever

    Firearm Fever

    Purchases of guns in the U.S. are soaring. Socionomists have identified a connection between fear and gun sales during negative-mood trends.

     
  • Sorry Honey, I’m Not in the Mood

    Sorry Honey, I’m Not in the Mood

    Researchers say Earth is unprepared for a global population crash that will have “jaw dropping” consequences. Birth rates are regulated by social mood.

     
  • Who’s for Dinner?

    Who’s for Dinner?

    A new board game follows the experiences of some cannibalistic 19th century pioneers. Games, like other forms of entertainment, are reflections of social mood.

     
  • Energy Companies Targeted in Climate Change Lawsuit

    Energy Companies Targeted in Climate Change Lawsuit

    More than 10 state and city governments have filed climate change lawsuits against energy companies. None have succeeded yet, but could this trend change?

     
  • Will Your Company Survive the Bankruptcy Wave?

    Will Your Company Survive the Bankruptcy Wave?

    More than 700 companies sought bankruptcy protection in the U.S. in May. Fortify your business or career to give it the best chance to thrive in the bear market.

     
  • Putin Shows His Dark Side … Again

    Putin Shows His Dark Side … Again

    A decree allows Russia to use nuclear force in the event of a conventional weapons attack. The new law is one more example of Russia’s growing aggression.

     
  • College Can Wait

    College Can Wait

    For years, higher education was in an inflationary trend. But the industry faces much greater challenges now that social mood has shifted to negative.

     
  • No Slump for Smut

    No Slump for Smut

    Pornhub, the world’s largest pornography website, has reported an 18% rise in traffic.

     
  • Don’t Tread on Me

    Don’t Tread on Me

    Negative mood fuels growing authoritarianism. It also fuels expressions of anti-authoritarianism. For example…

     
  • Today’s Forecast: What’s Happening Now Will Continue

    Today’s Forecast: What’s Happening Now Will Continue

    A recent headline said the stock market probably won’t get back to even this year. Another said markets are in the grip of a “grim economic outlook.”