He gives us an insider’s view of that human impulse for coolness, the one forces innovation through the system, turning something that is new and tantalizing into something that is tedious and laboriously obvious.
Tom’s phenomenological exercise also shows one of the impulses that makes our culture stream with change, the way we all contribute to the formation of a world that is never still.
Georg Simmel would love this piece. Dude! Beauty!
Guarriello, Tom. 2008. Adopt early, adopt often. True Talk. July 17, 2008. here.