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Do you think we would be better off without the internet? Is it a blessing or a distraction??
our generation is pretty lucky.
the world is beautiful
what an age we live in
but i'm glad i didn't have it as a kid, the generation after mine seem to be snivelling bumlords.
I'm pretty suspicious of moral panics about new technology or media - every generation has had them, and they've never amounted to much. When the telephone was invented people thought it would lead to indolence, impropriety, the collapse of western civilization etc. Same for film, radio, TV, pop music, video games, mobile phones. Now it's the internet's turn..
and that the only reason to worry is if it starts changing back again. if the children of the internet age suddenly lost it then they would find themselves facing a radical culture shock.