"From 1985 to 2009, the average size of an American’s social network—defined by the number of confidants people feel they have—has declined by more than one-third. We may have hundreds of friends on Instagram, but evidence is mounting that those connections are not the ones that provide us the social balm we need, which is human contact." qz.com/1570179/how-to-make-fri #community #socialmedia


@editor That makes me think of Bowling Alone, which I bought a copy of and never read, only because it seemed too depressing at the time. en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bowlin

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