Organizing our Disappointment

Based around the quote from the French philosopher Gaston Bachelard:

“We begin in admiration and end by organizing our disappointment.”

Chimero discusses that after 15 years of working in and on the web

What happened is what always happens: the wonder I felt was diminished by experience.

Perhaps the current state of the web is a good example of how the potential of the web has been slowly whittled away. As it's expansion has increased