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Talking 20s: Digitally Savvy, Socially Challenged …

I’m a cord-cutting, iPhone yielding, Snapchat-obsessed, multitasking, texting-and-driving twentysomething- year old. And I’m all for millennial rights; but I absolutely draw the line at the alarming decline of our communication and social skills. It’s very unsettling that I could have an in-depth conversation with someone, via Twitter, over the course of two weeks; where we discuss everything from political views to pop culture; but when we see each other in person … nothing …nada… radio silence …. crickets …  The irony of this generation is that the more technologically advanced and “social media-savvy” we get, the more interpersonally challenged and…

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Humor, Lifestyle

True Life: I’m A Terrible Texter

So, last month I wrote a post about how we shouldn’t acknowledge attention deficit as a disorder anymore because pretty much everyone born after 1985 has the attention span of a Vine video (6 seconds). What we should acknowledge, however, is Text Back Tetrinitis; which I made up. But it’s basically meant to describe people who genuinely have an issue with texting back … and by people, I mean me!  I get yelled at by my family and friends ALL the time because I don’t always text them back AND, at any given time, I have upwards of 100 unread…

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