We’ve never been so connected, thanks to endless social networks and constant content sharing. So why does it feel so meaningless? Endlessly absorbed in our phones, forgetting to look up, to actually interact with each other. What have we become? And where on earth are we going? Andrew Sullivan’s powerful personal account isn’t a quick read – but it’s a necessary one. Make time to read this – and take time to have a think.

information-overload

I Used to Be a Human Being. An endless bombardment of news and gossip and images has rendered us manic information addicts. It broke me. It might break you, too. Read more: New York Magazine.