The Inforium
The Inforium
Thomas Frank and Martin Boehme
Are We the Loneliest Generation? (Ep. 263)
1 hour 5 minutes Posted May 13, 2019 at 4:00 am.
Forming deeper and more meaningful friendships
Escaping to the online world and people who don't share your interests
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Connecting with other people
Feeling like you're making a valuable and direct contribution
How lack of discomfort has made us more timid
Recap and conclusion
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Show notes
Technology has brought us all closer together than ever before, but something feels off. Are we lonelier than previous generations?
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Things mentioned in this episode:
How to Never Have Friends and Be Alone Forever (Ep. 243)
How to Be More Like Leonardo da Vinci (Ep. 240)
Bad Blood, by John Carreyrou
If This Isn't Nice What Is?, by Kurt Vonnegut
Real Men Real Style on YouTube
The Singularity
CGP Grey on YouTube
Kurzgesagt on YouTube
TierZoo on YouTube
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