Google and the art of precis

As a fan of twitter and the founder of @chatbible, I should be a big fan of pithy summary, I’m sure. There is no doubting the beauty of the Google Zeitgeist video below. However, I am left with a slight feeling of unease. I’m not sure whether I am uneasy with the idea of Google as the world’s ‘themometer’, or merely that the closing line ‘we made it’ seems a little fatalistic.

Definitely worth watching, though: