Arctic sea ice coverage hit a low this year, which means the polar ice caps are melting decades ahead of schedule.
I’m a hypochondriac and I totally panic at every mention of our impending planetary doom. So things like this don’t make it easy to believe in the future health and well-being of our planet.
And this reflects my attitude about post-graduation unemployment: It’s coming. I’m doomed. No matter what I do, it’ll happen (or, er, not happen). Why would I get a job in the media field, which is ever tinier, when so many others that have gone before me find themselves wallowing away in food service and retail jobs?
Now, you. Are you worried about finding a job? Do you have a pep talk you give yourself to get past the fears? How do you deal?