My dad sent me a link to this:
Sort of makes you think, eh? How much of this technology is really necessary? If a week’s worth of the NY Times holds more info than the average person in the 18th century came across in their entire lifetime, how unfocused have we become? Would life be better if it were simpler? Is it possible to go back, as individuals or as a society? Is our lifestyle – and the lifestyle of the near future – worth the cost?