I went to a book signing when Max Brooks (of World War Z fame) was launching his latest book, The Harlem Hellfighters, which was a graphic novel about an american regiment of black soldiers in WWI. It was fascinating to hear him talk about his research process and one of the books he mentioned was All Quiet on the… » 1/13/15 7:49am 1/13/15 7:49am

I disagree. Sure, we would have been blown away, but not much more than we were when the iPhone was actually released. Remember that grandparents in the mid 80s lived through an era that went from the end of the horse-drawn carriage era to man setting foot on the moon. Society was more prepared for rapid leaps in… » 1/02/15 11:08am 1/02/15 11:08am