Staying Sane in an Insane Time

You know this guy. The mayor from Jaws who, in this scene, is explaining to a local television reporter that the beaches are safe, the sun is out, and the water is warm. Look at all the people having fun, he exclaims. Time to come to our wonderful island and enjoy our beautiful beaches and all that Amity offers. We know he’s wrong, we know what’s lurking, and we know what happens. More on him later.¹