This short (0:41) news reel catches most people off guard.
It’s just as compelling the second time you watch it if you read the crawl, the headlines at the bottom of the TV screen.
Imagine if a news channel really would say, “Stand by . . . we’ll bring you the news as soon as something happens.”
It’s not just about news. In this crazy world, we tend to think we have to be ready for anything. But the bigger challenge is to be ready for nothing.