Escape Velocity

Through the advent of the internet, the masses now readily able to obtain some form of financial roadmap to independence.  Maybe it takes a generation or two, but with a minimal amount of astute concentration, the way to freedom has been made clear and concise.

So what of the generations to follow?  If it is quite straightforward that you save as much as possible (maybe 50 – 75%) of your income for Early Retirement, and this becomes the best thing to do with your life, then what comes next?