by John Lounsbury
If you are feeling that the world is going crazy, the video here will explain some of the reasons why. The problem may not be crazy as in insane, but crazy as in unprecedented explosion of people, knowledge and productive activity. What is going on is the progression of the information age beyond what many can recognize or even comprehend. Watch the video (less than five minutes):
When one is living in an age of creative destruction (Joseph Schumpeter) things can seem quite hopeless to those who are exeriencing the destruction and are not part of the creation.