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Old 02-21-2014, 05:20 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Xist View Post
I paraphrased that from a thirty-page article that I just read for my global health class. I do not have any idea what I was supposed to learn from it or even their point, but they mentioned cars.

I know what cars are.

Does it sound like the author suggested that people in other countries are less worried about whether or not their cars happen to work that day?
The key point is not about cars, it is about our reliance on technology - the technological trap we are in, as explained by Jams Burke 30 years ago...

From 22:35 - the trap... "whoever looks that close ?" But watch the whole thing.

If a key technology fails then what do you do ?
[I]So long and thanks for all the fish.[/I]
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