GP writes: "I had a discussion with a friend the other day about the ever-changing nature of computer gaming.
He was of the opinion, and I have to agree, that as communication technology moves forward at an astonishing speed, our attention span seems to be diminishing in proportion. What passes as entertainment these days is vastly different in scope and quality to what previous generations enjoyed, and we expect it in small, bite-sized pieces so we can absorb it faster, and pass the message on to others. Why write a letter when you can email? Why email when you can twitter?"