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  • “Pop culture has entered into a nostalgic malaise.
    Online culture is dominated by trivial mashups of
    the culture that existed before the onset of mashups,
    and by fandom responding to the dwindling outposts
    of centralized mass media. It is a culture of reaction
    without action.”

    ― Jaron Lanier, You are Not a Gadget


    (Photograph by Alex in LOCUS, in the 3-D virtual world of Second Life)
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