I’ve only just started reading Mark O’Connell’s article in the New Yorker titled “The Deliberate Awfulness of Social Media“, but this part stood out for me. The problem is the business model based on the manipulation of individual behavior. Social-media platforms know what you’re seeing, and they know how you acted in the immediate aftermath […]
So what’s so great about being a guy? When you look around at many of our so-called male role models, it’s hard not to weep quietly into your tea. The problem with this dark, critical cloud that seems to follow men these days, is that it doesn’t bother the males responsible and stifles the guys who strive to do better. We need to address this. This post is my attempt.
Standing by your standards can be a tougher road to walk but doing so is often a pretty good representation of the kind of person you are.