here’s a neat little video put together by Matthew Levine of Anthem for the World fame—it’s based on the statement made by Shoghi Effendi in the World Order of Bahá’u’lláh letters that many now construe as foreshadowing the creation of the Internet. Check it out (nice music, too!):
A mechanism of world inter-communication will be devised, embracing the whole planet, freed from national hindrances and restrictions, and functioning with marvellous swiftness and perfect regularity.
* no, this is not about the Internet Oracle.