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Untangle the Web

This Sunday we’ve been asked to skip the internet.  A group called The Reconnect Project wants everyone to avoid the internet completely.  In fact, they’re asking everyone to even give up mobile phones for the day too.

So what are we supposed to do?
 
Live.

The Reconnect Project wants you to paint, dance, sing and visit with friends face to face.  All of this sounds great, BUT I’m disappointed in what Reconnect wants you to do the day after.
They want you to go crazy on the internet.  The group hopes everyone will share all their experiences on the World Wide Web.

Doesn’t that defeat the purpose?  It’s like asking someone to eat healthy for a day and then gather with friends the next day at a fast food restaurant to talk about the salad eaten the day before.
 


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