Our rationalizations for using social media are much more sophisticated than those for using drugs.
A response to Trey Taylor’s “Another Hedonism is Possible.”
Fantasies of the “green imagination” are unnecessary, disorienting, and unappealing.
Let her draw the FBI a map of every toddler burial site and single-handedly turn QAnon into a new Order of the Eastern Star. Most likely, you won’t be affected in the slightest.
The pornography of conversation and the erasure of experience.
The left populist attempts to substitute affect, undergirded by invocations to be excited and a laundry list of community agreements, for material interests.
The imperative to be “nice” is, at bottom, an imperative to properly comport oneself to the demands of the market.