Life is filled with choices, and if I'm given any more I don't think I can bear it. There was a time when I felt pretty safe, walking around knowing my name, my address and my telephone number. Then, I had to add a ZIP code and an area code. And then things moved on from there.
ROSE NOLEN: Information is everywhere, but when is it helpful?
To read the full article, please sign up or login.
Get full access to the Columbia Missourian on your computer, phone, and tablet for just $5.95 per month. Or click here for full access for one day for only 99 cents.
* All the high-quality, in-depth journalism of the Columbia Missourian and Vox Magazine, updated 24/7
* Your news. Your device. Your time.
If you'd like to read more about the value of being a member, read this column from the Missourian's executive editor, Tom Warhover.