The Irony of Pastels

Need something to wear to the apocalypse? Look no further.

Last September, an earthquake southeast of Mexico City killed over 350 people, disastrous hurricanes made landfall in the Caribbean and President Trump threatened to annihilate North Korea. Social media has made well-informed consumers — including of current events — of us all, and we no longer have the luxury of not knowing the bad news. Savviness, once a virtue, has become something closer to...