http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2019/12/social-media-democracy/600763/ Really interesting article about the effects that social media has on the mind.
1. Something crazy happens in the news 2. Outrage 3. More outrage 4. Everybody forgets about it and does nothing 5. Wait/Look for the next trending topic… Read more “LIFE CYCLE of a TRENDING TOPIC ON SOCIAL MEDIA”
In my entry, “Top 10 Reasons Why I Deleted All of My Social Media”, under the seventh heading, I talked about how outrage sells in today’s society.… Read more “Social Media and OUTRAGE”
http://www.salon.com/2019/05/26/are-influencers-inherently-authoritarian/ This is a really good article that is relevant to the topic discussed in my previous entry.
Social media was once a great way to interact with friends, stay up to date with current trends, be entertained, and just generally pass the time. However,… Read more “Top 10 Reasons Why I DELETED ALL OF MY SOCIAL MEDIA”