I love this. I sometimes wonder if pointless drama and impotent outrage was as big a thing before widespread news media. Because while “if it bleeds, it leads” did a great job of selling newspapers way back — and does the trick to get the click today — it sure doesn’t do much for building the kind of life we want to actually live. Bookmarking this to read again. :)

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