The Public

Not merely in the realm of commerce but in the world of ideas as well as our age is organizing a regular clearance sale.

Søren Kierkegaard in Fear and Trembling

If newspapers scared Kierkegaard, then the internet would have petrified him. If all ideas are on sale, then everyone is expected to have an opinion about everything. But are we all really equipped to opinionate on each event? Will we not be incapacitated by all the information? How will we find our meaning or wisdom in such an oversold digital sea?

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