There is a mechanism in your brain that is not evolved enough to deal with our times. What mechanism is that? I’ll get back to it in a minute.
But first, let’s talk about the modern day society. See, I understand that it feels that the way things seem like it’s been like that forever.
But if you really think about it, it’s the first time in the recorded history when we are so connected that it seems like the world can fit in the palm of our hand.
It’s weird for our brain that evolved for harsh environments of thousands of years ago to grapple with the idea that you have instant access to pretty much any information you can think of on a rectangular shaped black box in your pocket…