Choosing the big or small picture

Focusing on the world’s big picture is not making me happy. I would go so far as to say it’s making me miserable and yet I can’t seem to stop. I’m addicted to the information highway. I get the newspaper (or three) and I read chunks of it every day. I follow political and current event websites. I stalk the daily posts on twitter. It’s leading me to the conclusion that we’re all doomed and the world should probably be cleansed by fire...