Newsfeed’s End
Bill Chung

Superbly written.


I am certain that in the act of constantly absorbing media, I am attempting to evade some core discontent, a deep set inadequacy or pain that needs frivolous distraction to prevent it from rising to the surface of my consciousness. […] “information becomes a distraction, a diversion, a form of entertainment, rather than a tool of empowerment, rather than the means of emancipation.”

Yes … it’s called infotainment — Marshall McLuhan warned us of the shape of things to come.

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