A University Of California (San Diego) study found that the amount of information the average American processed in 2008 was triple what it was in 1960. This has turned many into pancake people — spread wide and thin.
—Dr. Marc Dussault, "Floatation Tank Helps Improve Grades," FLOAT Press Blog, April 5, 2011
Pancake people spread wide and thin.
—Thomas Crampton, "Debate Research: The Internet is Making Us Stupid," Thomas Crampton, November 10, 2010
—Richard Foreman, quoted in Nick Fracaro, "Richard Foreman Interview," Rat Sass, February 7, 2003