Normalcy bias

I’ve lived safely here forever and the sky hasn’t fallen yet. They say if you stack up truck tires at the four corners, this will hold it up, but I don’t believe it for a minute. * Who wants to trust in scientists when they say the unexpected might or might not happen anytime soon? Who wants to trust in companies who say their backup systems will stand against any unlikely scenario? * We all expect things to go on pretty much as they have, so when the unexpected befalls, we mill about confused, thinking this can’t happen here.