Sometimes the list is too long and the being is forced to frantically jump from one thing to the next at such a rapid rate that it feels like the many has turned into nothing. Not even one. A gloomy fog has set in.
That an attention mechanism is forced to react to a circumstantial and technological evolution that it in no way was suited for.
But, that statement cannot be true. Because it is in fact adapted to the change. There can be no other path. That change is our doing. We are the singularity.