….) and I have spent so much time talking loudly and excitedly about The Problem With Social Media™. We now consider it a romantic gesture when one of us comes running in and asks the other, “Did you read that piece by Brian Bergstein in the MIT Tech Review about how we need more alternatives to Facebook?” Ooh la la, bae. Is it just me or are you trying to start something?
… — and here’s the literary comeuppance, the inevitable meeting of Bradley Cooper and balcony edge — what if upgrading intelligence is too fraught a project, riddled with too many undesirable side effects, to ever come to fruition?