The Fragility Of Modernity

Not this chaps words – but definitely his sentiments …

We hugely underestimate the utter fragility of modernity.

Many times in history, we’ve turned the clock back to a much tougher & rougher past.

For centuries after Rome fell, Europeans couldn’t even dream of things like hot piped water, luxurious baths & central heating.

Via Dave Winer – Scripting News

Click through to read the full storm … then file in ‘why didn’t we see it coming’ : Farooq Butt on Twitter

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All Our Yesterdays

… trust me they aren’t as good – or innocent – as we think.

It’s never too late to have a happy childhood.

Tom Robbins – Still Life with Woodpecker

“Happy,” maybe — but what about “scary” …

… this Chap wondered?

Because in a casual cruise through the wilds of Imgur,

Cough – you dont often read ‘casual cruise’ and ‘imgur’ in the same sentence!

… this Chap came across this discussion — on that most innocent and friendly of childhood story characters, Thomas The Tank Engine.

This young innocent seems very close…

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