in the fade

  1. The way this single blog post ricocheted around the Internet—controversy begetting controversy, backlashes whipping against each other, each new entry dragging eyeballs toward it like it was a still-piling-up car accident—was a sped-up microcosm of how so many online controversies sparked and caught fire during 2012.

    Maura wrote the definitive year in review story. (via rubenfeld)

    Maura is the best.

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