WHY THE PAST 10 YEARS OF AMERICAN LIFE HAVE BEEN UNIQUELY STUPID

A good article from the Atlantic on our post-Social Media world. A good quote that might just explain lots of things. Of course this was probably true in other social groups before the internet:

“Across eight studies, Bor and Petersen found that being online did not make most people more aggressive or hostile; rather, it allowed a small number of aggressive people to attack a much larger set of victims.”

WHY THE PAST 10 YEARS OF AMERICAN LIFE HAVE BEEN UNIQUELY STUPID

Mayberry RFD

i used to watch this show as a kid. Didn’t everyone? From CBS Sunday Morning. I have to add that this may not be what you think it is. It starts out as a puff nostalgia piece, but goes somewhere else, perhaps in ways not intended by the film makers.