Please see http://uxdesign.smashingmagazine.com/2012/09/14/make-better-internet-story-three-acts/ for the accompanying article.
In this talk I weave together a story about the current state of Internet discourse. At the end I'll tell you how I think we can make it better. And then we'll most likely all go back to what we were doing and forget about it. Despite the likely futility of this exercise I'm going to do it anyway. Because I love the web and I really don't want us to destroy it.