I heard a radio interview of Jerry Brown and he used the phrase "stealing from the future" in his 2015 inauguration speech. There is so much debt in America at this time and in essence this is what is occurring. The theft of the future generations, by the generation that is currently is power.
METAMIA is a free database of analogy and metaphor. Anyone can contribute or search. The subject matter can be anything. Science is popular, but poetry is encouraged. The goal is to integrate our fluid muses with the stark literalism of a relational database. Metamia is like a girdle for your muses, a cognitive girdle.