Political Science 1 - Introduction To Political Science - Power Point #14
Dr. Tabakian’s Political Science 1 US Government – Spring 2013 Power Point Presentation #14
COURSE LECTURE TOPICSToday’s Lecture Covers The Following:• Development Of The Elite Consensus• Rise of the Counter Elites • Past, Present, And Future• Primary Goal Of Elites• Legitimacy• Economies of Scale• Discussion: Look Into The Crystal Ball • Six Future Campaign Issues That Will Blow Your Mind!
THE ELITE CONSENSUS• Liberty• Pursuit Of Happiness• Limited Government• ELITES ARGUE OVER THE MEANS TO ACHIEVE THESE GOALS (ENDS)!
PRIMARY GOAL OF ELITES Elites Strive To Maintain And/Or Enhance Their Positions Of Power!
ECONOMIES OF SCALE• LONG-TERM INVESTMENTS • Infrastructure • Human Capital • Resource Acquisition• SHORT-TERM INVESTMENTS • Tax Cuts (sometimes) • Pandering • Graft
SOCIETAL NORMS OF BEHAVIOR• You may think you are very tolerant today.• Imagine society 100 years into the future.• Your, great, great, great grandchildren may think you are intolerant.• What future issues do you foresee?
BACKING UP YOUR BRAIN• Back Up Your Brain• Microsoft’s Media Presence Research Group• Store Every Second Of Your Life• “MyLifeBits” or “Surrogate Memory“• Transference • What Exactly Is Transference?
ISSUE #2: EXTINCTION• 99942 Apophis is a near-Earth asteroid• 450 meters or 1,480 feet• Probability of striking Earth in 2029 – 2.7%• 2020, Apophis may pass through gravitational keyhole• Region in space no more than about a half-mile wide• Possible future impact on April 13, 2036
PROJECT CONSTELLATION (2)• Project Constellation Would Be The largest Payload Rocket In History!• Three Times The Payload Capacity of Ares V!• Colonization Of Moon & Mars• Why Did President Obama Kill Project Constellation?• Answer: Albert Einstein’s Dimples In Time Space!
ISSUE #5: QUANTUM TRANSMISSION• Quantum transmission between the islands of La Palma and Tenerife in the Canary Islands.• Quantum teleportation uses the peculiarities of entangled quantum states.• Changing the quantum state of one entangled photon reflects in the other photon regardless of its physical distance.• What does that mean? • IMAGINE INSTANTLY SENDING AND RECEIVING DATA ACROSS THE SOLAR SYSTEM, GALAZY, OR UNIVERSE!
ISSUE #5: QUANTUM TRANSMISSION IMAGINE INSTANTLY SENDING AND RECEIVING DATA ACROSS THE SOLAR SYSTEM, GALAXY, OR UNIVERSE!
ISSUE #6: SUPER EARTH• Seven times more massive than Earth• 42 Million Miles Away• Water = Life!• Earth Like Climate• Day-Night Cycle
EMBRACE THE TRUTH EVERYTHING YOUR INSTRUCTOR HAS BEEN DISCUSSING IS 100% VERIFIABLE!