Schon in der Fahrschule lernt man, dass man vorausschauend Fahren soll, aber kaum jemand macht es. Der Politik wird gemeinhin vorgeworfen, sie entscheide zu kurzfristig bzw. nur bis zur nächsten Wahl. Aber (!!!) den Wikipedianer kann man solch ein Handeln nicht vorwerfen: Sie denken vorausschauend! Ein Beispiel? Gut:
Und was lesen wir in der Diskussion zum Bild?
Someone will need to continually update this image to move the „now“ arrow as time goes on. Grand Dizzy (talk) 19:48, 22 April 2008 (UTC)
Good idea, we should commission people on 10,000 year shifts… FrunkSpace (talk) 09:48, 5 May 2008 (UTC)
Can someone covert this to a dynamic graphic format, then apply some automation with a touch of java. WurmWoodeT 04:24, 21 January 2009 (UTC)
I think the distance between the ticks is about 30 px (but didn’t measure it), so we need to move it by one pixel in about 30 million years. I hope the ratio of computers with Flash installed should increase enough by that time as to make Flash animations acceptable at Wikipedia, in which case the problem could be solved more elegantly. We’ll see. –Gutza T T+ 20:32, 14 February 2009 (UTC)
Something tells me that the people who will be making the pixel shift 30 million years from now will find our civilization frighteningly primitive.