a secret society of 30 million


July 23, 2008

via NYT > Opinion on 7/21/08


One effect of so much social networking is that the language of actual human interaction begins to feel degraded.

"…I get wind of a new site, pay it a visit and discover that it already has a population four times the size of some midsized countries — everyone speaking the local dialect, taboos and kinship patterns well worked out, a robust economy and brisk trading with other social-networking sites…"

hahaha!