Surely the crisis in Japan is the most horrifying and visually graphic event seen on TV around the world since the 9/11 terror attacks on the World Trade Centre in NYC!
As the 5 Man Electrical Band sang, “sign sign everywhere a sign blocking out the scenery breaking my mind, do this don’t do that, can’t you read the sign?”
Our complex world with international flight, communications, broadband and other innovations help change the world while some things just remain the same and nothing can be done about it.
We try to control our world and the people in it but will never be able to control ‘Mother Nature’ which goes to prove that no matter how advanced the world becomes some of the tried and true always prevail.
The simple telephone works, is inexpensive and connects people all over the world; Alexander Graham Bell had an idea that has lasted the test of time.
Sometimes it is practical to keep it simple – have a Chorus Call!