Those who ignore history are condemned to retweet it.
David Brooks, New York Times columnist on Donald Trump
I think that maybe I wouldn’t be here if it wasn’t for Twitter.
Those who would sacrifice essential liberty to purchase a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
Transparency is the New objectivity
Every minute a new impossible thing is uploaded to the internet and the improbable event becomes just one of the hundreds of extraordinary events that we’ll see or hear about today. The internet is like a lens that focuses the extraordinary into a beam, and that beam has become our illumination. It compresses the unlikely into a small viewable band of everydayness.
- Kevin Kelly, The Inevitable
The world isn’t getting worse — our information is getting better.