Have the Blues About Modern Humanity? Studs Terkel Encourages You to Find Connection in the Human Voice.

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We’ve shared some amazing stories and reflections from StoryCorps over the years, but this might just be the most important. In an increasingly technological world, there’s an obvious and continuing disconnect. We just don’t talk to and with people anymore. Everything is a Facebook status, an e-mail, a quick text message – and announcements on buses, planes, trains, or in grocery stores suddenly are those annoying robots. “Press 1” to hear the next step. Studs Terkel was a historian and oral presenter, celebrating storytelling and the connection of the human voice. Is there a greater joy than a baby’s laugh? You tell us after watching the video below.

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Michael Harrell is a former staff member and current volunteer at St. Luke's Lutheran Church in Federal Way, Washington. A blogger by hobby and social media manager by trade, he continues to teach the faith to ninth graders when he's not busy watching movies or theatre. He loves the Seattle Mariners, and his wife wants you to know he's married. You can follow him on Twitter.