The social media in their present form represent a huge threat to us all. Instant-mass-detached social bonding at a highly superficial level is distorting our grasp of reality on a massive scale, taking over our lives and changing our perceptions of the world. We are losing our sense of proportion and letting hype and half truths dominate our natural powers of reasoning.
The crowd has always acted far differently from individuals motivated from within their own consciousness and now a new form of virtual crowd dynamics has been born.
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