Long-tail Justice, Youtube Vigilantes

October 20, 2006 at 12:39 pm 1 comment

In this day and age when everyone carries a direct link to the Internet in their pocket, villains beware.  A story out of Ohio illustrates perfectly the “World Without Secrets” Hunter was telling us about.

When a kid’s coach got a little rough with him, then wouldn’t apologize, his mother took the issue online (and here). 

I’ve heard arguments that having TV coverage of Vietnam was part of what made that conflict very different than previous wars with regard to public opinion.  How will real-time coverage of everything everywhere by everybody affect society?


Entry filed under: feed my pet brain.

Notes from A Pattern Language “Don’t bother me mom – I’m learning”

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