Mukilteo Beacon - Your Hometown News Source

Planet Earth is blue | Chuck's World


January 20, 2016

What happened last week? That’s a serious question, even if I don’t expect an answer.

Still, I’m curious. What happened last week, and does it matter? Is it important, or just representative of our short-term but lively attention span in this world of constant cat videos?

For the record, I’m talking about the week beginning Sunday, Jan. 10, or Monday, Jan. 11, depending on how you keep your calendar. In case you’re just getting around to this.

A little history, though. In 2007, which appears to be nine years ago, a younger friend urged me to check out Facebook. So I did.

In th...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments


Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019

Rendered 04/03/2020 18:29