The Bright Light of the Internet

As we find ourselves in dark times, it’s up to us to shine a light on the next phase of the internet

Cassie McDaniel
Jul 19, 2019 · 5 min read
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I embraced social media early and indiscriminately. With ardent curiosity beginning with Twitter in 2007, I collected profile pages like trophies, staking my user name and avatar into every new social territory I could find.