The Social Media Catastrophe

BJ Campbell
Jul 17, 2018 · 10 min read

Smart People are Very Worried, but Not Worried Enough

There’s a fantastic Cult Classic horror movie from 1984 called “Cathode Ray.” You’ve probably never heard of it. What made it truly amazing was the terror came not from violence, but from a dystopian layer that builds in its creepiness minute by minute and challenges your notions of free will itself. It opens like this.