I can’t help imagining some grouchy old-timer saying something like “Damn cave paintings. In my day, we told stories about the sacred mammoth hunt, and you really had to use your imagination. Kids these days just want to stare at a wall all night. No wonder they can’t throw a spear straight”.
Thursday, June 10, 2010
I couldn't help but chuckle at this part of a post over at Crooked Timber about a piece in the New York Times about how the internet is negatively affecting people's attention spans: