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Two Minutes: I Have Become Distraction, Kaleidoscope of Worlds

Tweet, tweet, tweet, Insta, Post, Status, Snap, Selfie.

News flickers over the screen, at ever-increasing speed. A soap opera with a cast of familiar characters, changing occasionally to keep things fresh. The topics of the day are political theatre, the exciting effects of interference in otherwise unremarkable lives, the slow melting of the planet and how to keep yourself safe online while maintaining enough back doors for surveillance to follow you.   And kittens on speed wearing pirate costumes. "Why did I not know about the tiny discovery that changed the world?"

Are You Not Distracted?


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