History Is Passing As We Change the Channel

The momentum of our culture encourages very short memory and very quick judgment.  We take our public discourse mostly in sound bites, and hence things that predate the latest news cycle are most often crowded out of our consideration.

I saw this at Historian’s Eye.  The whole sight is worth looking at.  http://historianseye.commons.yale.edu/

Happy Columbus Day!

 

 

 

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