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Andrew Keen worries in this essay that Web 2.0 is dissolving our culture into narcissistic white noise. (Like we needed new technology to do this?) Alarmed and presumably non-existent readers should be reassured to know that this recidivist blogger is thoroughly familiar with the white flower boy and never supposed this blog to be anything but a digital reflecting pool.

The Chap

Meanwhile, in London, tickets to the Chap Olympics are sold out.

And I’ve posted a new poem, just to offset this white-noise thing. (Can’t do anything about the narcissism though.)

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