We digest information rapidly these days. We have to. There’s so much coming at us from all angles that we need to find the quickest way to access the most information at one time.
So when news broke that Wikileaks was releasing 250,000 U.S. State Department cables, most people said “Too long; didn’t read.” But there’s valuable stuff in there. So we went searching for the bullet points. And even the bullet points were long, so most people said “Too long; didn’t read.”
Then Joe Sabia of Get Whirled stepped up and said “I got this.” And apparently he did, for he made this short, concise, packed video full of everything you need to know about Cablegate.
If that’s not good enough for you, here’s the awesome Taiwanese animation treatment: