In a New York Times Op-Ed, columnist Frank Bruni talks about how the internet can be a safe have for people looking for communities that support their worst instincts.
He shares a quote from Apple CEO Tim Cook…
Platforms and algorithms that promised to improve our lives can actually magnify our worst human tendencies.
Information can be as bad for your mind as sugar is bad for you body. Consistently feeding yourself bad info can make you sick, as is evident by Franks column.
We need to be smarter consumers of how we take in information. We almost need Weight Watchers for our minds.