The Innovation of Loneliness

‘I share, therefore I am.’

Social networks promulgate three fantasies:

1. We can put our attention wherever we will be
2. We will always be heard
3. We will never have to be alone

Self-image promotion, connection vs conversation, loneliness vs being alone. Some distinctions to keep in mind.

Forgetting George Bush

Again, hilarity. HBO’s Bill Maher on the Tea Party’s collective amnesia about its recently expelled, failed creations George Bush and Sarah Palin but to name a few.

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