March 3, 2018

A Gaping Void

On the subject of social media, except not really, because it was published in 1835:

If an American were to be reduced to minding only his own business, he would be deprived of half his existence; he would experience it as a gaping void in his life and would become unbelievably unhappy.”

—Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America


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