There is a great difference in excellency, usefulness, and comfort between people of clear, digested knowledge, and confused, undigested apprehensions. -Richard Baxter

Archive for August, 2008

expanding our reach while diminishing our capacities?

Here’s a balanced comment on how online reading might actually be affecting the way we think. It neither embraces all the improvements to our efficiency in knowledge-gathering nor bemoans all the disconcerting aspects to our ability to think carefully and attentively.

Is Google Making Us Stupid?