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How Facebook Has Flattened Human Communication

Online services demand easily classified content. Users have obliged.

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“Since you are tongue-tied and so loath to speak,
In dumb significants proclaim your thoughts.” —Shakespeare, Henry VI, Part 1

“I feel so bad for the…




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