• Close-mindedness and the open internet

    9 days ago - By Android Central

    Thoughts from a pretty weird, disturbing Saturday.
    I was supposed to be watching tennis . Instead, I had my neck bent at an uncomfortable angle, my fingers scrolling through a Twitter timeline that would prove to engulf my day and imbue it with a frenetic energy that, sitting on a couch hundreds of miles away, I had trouble controlling.
    What happened in Charlottesville unfolded in real time , on Twitter and elsewhere, similar to other events that we now, months or years later, refer to primarily by their location - Ferguson, Paris, Brussels, San Bernardino - or the name of the victim...
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