Ah, how I love it when that hundredth-monkey folds.
The hundredth monkey phenomenon refers to a sudden spontaneous shift in consciousness achieved when a "critical mass" is reached.
Here's an example: just 40 short years ago yoga was considered weird ("Do you mean 'yogurt?'" my friends would ask). Today yoga is a multi-million dollar industry that includes Lululemon fashion fails and props that practically do the poses for you.
At some point, there was a hundredth monkey for yoga-consciousness
Now the Wall Street Journal reports the latest oldest-new idea, something I have been teaching in Hot Yoga Teacher Training for years: you need to stop facing reality, and start understanding how you're creating reality.