Month: August 2013

Don’t Take It Personally, Babe, It’s Just Everyone’s Story


[Disclaimer: There will be spoilers in this post for the gameĀ Don’t Take it Personally, Babe, It Just Ain’t Your Story. Consider yourself warned.]

What happens when people who were born after the social media boom grow up? How do people deal with the presence of social media, one that seemingly pervades every aspect of their lives? What new challenges present themselves when dealing with people who were raised with, and sometimes by, social media? And how do we, as a people, deal with the constant erosion of privacy in our own lives, whether it’s by government organizations, employers, teachers, peers, corporations, or any combination of the above? There is no way to know the answer to these questions, I think. However, insight into them came from the most unlikely of sources.

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