http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2019/12/social-media-democracy/600763/ Really interesting article about the effects that social media has on the mind.
Category: social media
1. Something crazy happens in the news 2. Outrage 3. More outrage 4. Everybody forgets about it and does nothing 5. Wait/Look for the next trending topic for folks to get mad about 6. Rinse and repeat
In my entry, “Top 10 Reasons Why I Deleted All of My Social Media”, under the seventh heading, I talked about how outrage sells in today’s society. This is a thought that I wanted to expand on further because it bothers me. It bothers me because the things that people get outraged about seem so […]
http://www.salon.com/2019/05/26/are-influencers-inherently-authoritarian/ This is a really good article that is relevant to the topic discussed in my previous entry.
Social media was once a great way to interact with friends, stay up to date with current trends, be entertained, and just generally pass the time. However, over time, it has become an extremely toxic place for me. In addition, it was becoming a serious problem in my life. As part of the spiritual transformation […]