One painful interaction at a time, we’re mastering the gateway virtue of the networked world: tact.
Gimmicky message services like Cameo treat goodwill as a friendly contagion, something anyone can catch and spread. Just don’t let the money run out.
The more of them we encounter, the more we begin to interpret the world according to their logic.
First you’ll ask yourself feverish, dead-end questions about the nature of sympathy—and then it gets much worse.
Don’t touch, but keep in touch! The pandemic has us living in an alternate corporeality.
In the show’s first season, the aging explorer, played by Patrick Stewart, returns to the final frontier on a journey of remembrance.