Earth in The 2020s has a culture based on cybernetics and tech that evolved from the early 2000s. News online continues to grow as Newspapers shrink. However by 2023, there is a researgance of Newspaper when Computer Eye Disease becomes rampant.
-Short Shorts come back in after skinny jeans are ditched and go the way of bell bottoms.
-Religious influence begins to fall as the universe is now known as to be full of things other than humans. However extremist groups believe Karkans to be a lie, Humans in disguiese. Others believe them to be angels in disguise meant to guide humanity to a new era. But most believe them to be devils, sent to spread sin across the planet.
-Progressivism inclines with the passage of an ammendment banning marriage discrimination against Homosexuals and Transexuals.