You may not realize it, but you’ve been programmed to act just like a trout. The programming isn’t just online. It has become such a part of the culture that the programming goes unnoticed most of the time.
Yes. There is a paradigm clash. It’s a tug of war between ideologies. Most people don’t recognize it because it’s been going on for so long. Learning to recognize and handle this conflict is a necessary skill in our modern world.