When does "emergent" become "today?
"Emergent" is such a safe word.
It implies it isn't here yet, that things are not clear, that we have time. In the process of becoming, but not yet here. If it's emergent however, it also suggests it is going to arrive, and when it arrives, we're going to have to come to terms with it, not talk about it.
When it does, we have a habit of talking about "unp…