How Does Social Media Affect the Lonely?

Do Social Networking Sites Help or Hurt the Lonely? | NRM

What do you do when you’re bored? Watch TV? Eat? Pace to and fro? Twiddle your thumbs? All of the above? Think about it. When we’re bored, we go on social networking sites. Boredom and loneliness are not the same; however, the actions taken when these feelings manifest themselves are. What draws the lonely to […]

The Innovation of Loneliness: “I share, therefore I am”

Innovation of Loneliness

“I share, therefore I am.” Watch the video, The Innovation of Loneliness, from Shimi Cohen, for an illuminating explanation of our growing social networks and their effect on our daily lives. Look around you. Families out for dinner sit together, texting or tweeting. “I share, therefore I am.” When we are in class, we go […]