Herds of Individuals: You-Whatever
Say it with video
YouTube is just one of many video sharing and download services experiencing astronomical growth. Here are a couple of dozen which are all mostly PC. The number we found doubles quickly if one adds un-PC video sharing services.
We are moving in herds to express our individuality for ourselves (to see) and to others who are interested in our story when it is derivative of their own.
With each of the millions of videos downloaded every day, individuals are taking a bit of time away from the vehicles we used before to share and receive information.
Ayn Rand: My philosophy, in essence, is the concept of individuals as heroic beings, with his or her happiness as the moral purpose of their lives with productive achievement as the noblest activity, and reason as their only absolute.
The End of Reading as We Know It?
The End of literary cocktail parties?
The End of Books?
Ayn Rand - Her Tube:
1. Champion of individual rights
2. Sovereignty of the individual as an end in his or herself
3. Of capitalism as the only social system that allows people to live together peaceably, by voluntary trade, as independent equals.
She was a passionate individualist. She wrote about "the people of un-borrowed vision" who live by the judgment of their own minds, willing to stand alone against tradition and popular opinion.
The End of the New Yorker Magazine?
The End of PEN?
The New Elevator Pitch: 25 frames or less