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Future Shock Documentary
April 20, 2014, 12:58 pm
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In 5 parts on YouTube with narration by Orson Welles and visuals that are now just totally ‘Hauntology’…..

In 1970, sociologist and futurist Alvin Toffler, wrote a book entitled Future Shock, which proposed a certain distressing psychological state , induced by change so rapid the human mind can’t digest it, and introduced the notion of “information overload” for the first time. So wide-spanning was the influence of Toffler’s work that it inspired an entire Curtis Mayfield album, the title track of which was even famously covered by Herbie Hancock.

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