FMG Video #33438: Time Frenzy • Silicon Valley is referred to as “the __production__ capital of the world.” Time deprivation • One commentator notes, re: the fast pace of life in the U.S., “We’ve been saving time so rapidly, we __.” • How do we structure time, in our obsession with saving it? School districts use biometrics to determine if an employee has a criminal record. Biometric fingerprint databases are also popular in corporate America. The face, iris of the eye, and texture of the skin are also identifiers. • Comparison of U.S. and European citizens w/respect to the pace of life – Europeans put work in perspective. Take time for meals and people. To have lasting relationships. • We are all so busy working, we don’t have time to stop and take stock of – what? Family and relationships • How are obsession with speed has trickled down into the education system – This fast-paced tempo has even infiltrated institutions of education, which used to be places for contemplation and asking questions. Fast-paced technology has impacted the
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