Walk down the street these days and you'll see half the people you encounter have their nose buried in their smart phones.
It's not an accident.
It's planned and encouraged - and it's not for your benefit.
We helped break this story TEN years ago, and it's only just reaching public consciousness now.
Long before social media, the US Army Corps of Engineers had their employees posing as "average citizens" parroting their press releases - as the bodies of people killed by the Corp's ineptitude and corruption were still floating in the flooded streets of New Orleans.