John E, you silly, only animals are smart enough to let resources govern
fecundity - how else to explain population increases of homeric proportions in
places like Somalia, Niger, or Mali?
As for the problem of increasingly top-heavy demographics it isn't a problem
when the population is literate, hard-working, and pays their taxes. Case
in point - Japan. Not too many elderly homeless in Japan. Not too many
elderly in the soup lines in Norway, Germany, or Switzerland, despite their
dependence on capitalism. Wait, I don't think any of those countries even
have soup lines.
In order to help the homeless I propose that the food being refused in
Pelican Bay be distributed to the homeless in SFO.
Bigger, Faster, More Money, and More Power. Oh And A Little Mess And Collateral Damage Which We Will Worry About Later. That is what seems to drive the “highly evolved” successful humanoids on this rock. Here are a few of them in action: