Half of the Americans wanted the head of their country to run headlong into a wall and demonstrate that he’s not able to solve the problem. Millions of people wanted to work from home. Millions dreamed about freeways with no traffic.
A customer called to complain about the end of the world. “I can’t eat. I have rice and dry pasta supplies for 3 months, and if something bad happens, who will finish it all? My toilet paper will perish in my garage without fulfilling its existence.”
From the point of view of our Subconscious, we’re doing everything right in reading the news in a fruitless effort to find something encouraging, exchanging rumors with our friends, and eating to make ourselves feel better.