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Tyler Priest

Sound-bite history reconsidered

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I am generally not a fan of sound-bite history.  In this age of information overload and attention deficits, however, I suppose we must consider ways of packaging history in short, audio-visual formats in order to reach a larger public audience.  Richard Heinberg’s Post Carbon Institute video, “The Ultimate Roller Coast Ride,” is a worthy effort in this regard.  Read More