Do I have to be alone?
Some thoughts on Anthony Bourdain’s passing.
Before I begin, I am going to plainly state two things.
- I am not an trained psychologist, data scientist, statistician, sociologist, or really anything which qualifies me to comment on a subject like suicide.
- I am going to posit a root cause for rising suicide rates which can easily be disproved with simple data collection.
I spent roughly 14 years — from 23 to 37 — living the good life in the United States. Single, with ample disposable…