Salt & Shadow

Salt & Shadow

The misapplication of social media can lead to the dissemination of fraudulent information, the degradation of trust in democratic systems and even the incitement of tragedy. These are worrying, ever-present concerns in the modern world. They are also representative of the types of social problems that have existed for millennia because, for as long as there have been social [...]

Social Programming

Caitlin and I had dinner with my parents over the weekend and I couldn't help but notice that a lot of their stories that in the past would have started with "I was talking to [so-and-so] the other day," now begin with "I saw on Facebook the other day that [yada yada]." That's not a meaningless difference. [...]