A Future Forged In Narcissism

What’s the psychological endgame for our digital world?

CREDIT: Maytrx on Pixabay

Western culture is about the individual. “I am interesting!” people yell from their digital stalls, “Notice me!!!”. Welcome to the attention economy in action.

The financial reward received for this article is dependent on whether I can grab you by the neurons — and keep you reading. That’s true…

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Argumentative Penguin

Argumentative Penguin

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Playwright. Screenwriter. Penguin. Fan of rationalism and polite discourse. Find me causing chaos in the comments. Contact: argumentativepenguin@outlook.com