Jenniffer Weigel’s interview with Billy Corgan (Smashing Pumpkins) became a fascinating look into social media, government, truth, Darth Vader and sex robots. Corgan’s views and criticism were intelligent and reasonable, a scary reflection on our dystopian society. One of the best interviews of 2015.
Almost 5 months ago, on January 3 2012, i posted this article which the Mail & Guardian picked up for their website too. I repost it as my opinion on a weakening and over-hyped Facebook has been realized. Let’s face it, Facebook withholds information so that fact and hype are difficult to differentiate. With Facebook aiming for a $10 billion IPO (Initial Public Offering) in 2012 that would value the company at $100 billion, and its founder, Mark Zuckerberg, a media celebrity even before The Social Network movie was released, … Continue reading →