The world is in a state of Present Shock, so says media theorist Douglas Rushkoff. And having devoured his book Life Inc. a couple of years ago, this is one guy that makes sense of the present state of the world and is well worth the attention you need to pay to absorb these pearls of wisdom.

Do you feel that you’re living in a world of shock? It’s perhaps only when we step back that we see just how crazy our present has become.