A couple of months ago I wrote about the Conspiracy of the Go-Nowheres. Now, travel writing icon Rick Steves explores a similar theme in his recent L.A. Times op-ed piece. I think he really hits the nail on the head here. Fear is a vicious circle of our own creation. Fear is what ultimately keeps the Go-Nowheres from traveling and it’s their fear that insulates them from the reality of the world outside their microscopic comfort zones. The world is an amazing place and more people need to see it. Otherwise they are part of the fear-mongering problem. Read the LA Times piece.