Think about the time we spend engaged in debate: pleading, proving or otherwise bargaining for ourselves and our perspectives. At work. At home. In the classroom. In our own minds. On social media, especially. Sometimes we offer a point of view rooted in our most cherished beliefs, our deepest convictions. More often, though, we might find ourselves frothily insisting that, yes, we are sure we refilled the goddamn printer paper.
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Facebook is the id of our culture...nothing but fear and impulse and immediate gratification. The id is unresponsive to the demands of reality. Just like Facebook.
pondering Freud on social media
I love how you come out of the woodwork just to contradict or crap on something I have posted or commented on. No, really. People waiting for an occasion to be offended are my *favorite*.
Because this: “If you’re not in the arena also getting your ass kicked, I’m not interested in your feedback.”
- RT @neaterguyonline: everywhere else: we need to have a long discussion before we tackle a big issue like confederate statue removal balti17 Aug 2017
- RT @BarackObama: "...For love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite." - Nelson Mandela16 Aug 2017
- RT @BarackObama: "People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love..."16 Aug 2017