ONE OF THE ADVANTAGES/DISADVANTAGES OF GETTING OLD(ER) is that you begin to see patterns in the randomness of life—even if, perhaps, likely, almost certainly, those patterns are more random than patterned. Consider 1972. Before we go there, cast your mind back 51 years to 1968—a …

A former member of Pierre Trudeau’s inner circle shares his views on the technology that will un-employ 560,000 drivers in the next 15 years