Wednesday, August 17, 2011
* Poison Hivey BUZZZZZZZZZZZZ
. . . I am always struck by the endless stress they put themselves through. They must manage their on-line reputations constantly, avoiding the ever-roaming evil eye of the hive mind, which can turn on an individual at any moment. A "Facebook generation" young person who suddenly becomes humiliated on line has no way out, for there is only one hive.
I would prefer not to judge the experiences or motivations of other people, but surely this new strain of gadget fetishism is driven more by fear than by love. (kindle 1411+)
You Are Not a Gadget
Posted by Paul D. Keane, The Anti-Yale at 7:52 PM