It is amazing how much shifting that is taking place on the internet. And the internet is defintely driving change in our world. The internet
Breaks down city, state, and country boundaries
Uncovers information that might normally been kept quiet
Provides other angles and perspectives that might not usually be heard
Provides opportunities for discussion that were limited by time and space
Mashes together opinions and prejudices and forces the conversation
Getting your geek on will help you dive into conversations and discussions and begin to actually hear what is being said instead of writing it off or dismissing it because it is a differing view point.