No, it’s not what you’re thinking.
I think it is critical for everyone to have some way to waste time. It is key to a healthy psyche. This week, we have a new one.
When was the last time you saw a solved Rubik’s cube? We went online and learned how to solve it. Since then, it has been messed up and solved several times. The feeling that comes from solving this cube is hard to describe. It is somewhere between Math God and Pathetic Loser. Not sure which one it is closer to.