On Being Emotionally Numb

I felt so much, I started to feel nothing.

How to End a Fight (on Twitter) Without Spilling Blood

Another person’s background may have led them to different conclusions than your own, but that doesn’t make their opinion less valid.

Time In A Bottle

Father Time is a weekly column dedicated to the concept of time in a parent’s life, particularly a father’s life. The point of view comes from a father of two young sons, both under three-years-old, and how time really is just that: a concept. ◊♦◊ Baby books are basically time capsules. It’s a place to […]

Is Social Media Destroying Our Humanity?

Are we hiding behind selfies and negative social media behaviour instead of promoting human interaction and kindness?

Please Don’t Wring Your Hands or Preach to the Converted About the San Bernardino Mass Shooting

Thomas Fiffer doesn’t want to read your impassioned Facebook posts about the latest mass shooting in San Bernardino.

The Incredible Whiteness of Technology

Why do Blacks often leave tech companies once they break the glass ceiling? How about “it’s raining glass…

A Dad Confesses the Secrets He DIDN’T Post on Social Media This Week

John White is becoming increasingly aware that only the pristine happy lives of parents make their way to social media. He thinks the public conversation should be more honest. He’s willing to go first.

What Can You Do to Stop the Shootings?

How to spot signs of premeditation and what to do as a bystander when you suspect violent intentions?

Six Easy Ways To Tell If That Viral Story Is A Hoax

Pete Brown shows us how to navigate viral stories in their honesty.

A Few Thoughts on Racist Tweets

We will never get rid of Internet bigots. What can we learn from them?

Looking Through “Depressing” Tweets

Matthew Rozsa explores the latest Twitter trend, #TheWorstPartOfDepressionIs.

Bill Nye Reading Mean Tweets–The Bill Nye Film

Watch Bill Nye respond to some of his haters.

Social Media is a Big Fat Lie

“Don’t compare your insides to another person’s outsides” and 9 other 21st Century truisms by Juliette Adams.

The 11th Commandment

Hell hath no fury like the Twitterverse.

Sam Lamott Teaches His Mom, and Us, About Grace

Jessica Kantrowitz finds hope in Sam Lamott’s handling of his mother’s Caitlyn Jenner Twitter mistake.

The Best CEO’s Push Decisions Down

Shanna Anderson believes what makes a good CEO is their willingness to let go.