and → Facebook is bad.
Siva Vaidhyanathan; Anti-Social Media: How Facebook Has Disconnected Citizens and Undermined Democracy, Oxford University Press; 2018-09-01 (one year hence); 272 pages; no pricing.
- A parable is told
- Leslie E. Robertson
attributed as <quote>the twin towers’ chief engineer</quote>.
- The World Trade Center towers are destroyed; he is penitent.
- Mark Zuckerberg
- public acts of repentance
- Chesbon HaHefesh
- “mistakes were made”
- Something about the Magna Carta
a metaphorical icon of high-minded, prudential adultness.
- Something about MySpace, which is dark now.
<quote>Siva Vaidhyanathan, <snip/>, describes Zuckerberg as a bright man who would have done well to finish his education. “He lacks an appreciation for nuance, complexity, contingency, or even difficulty. He lacks a historical sense of the horrible things that humans are capable of doing to each other and the planet.”</quote>