Y’know. I just realised - reading blogs used to - and often still does - make me happy, curious and energised. Reading social media rarely does any of those three. You lose something when you erode complexity and replace it with low impact interaction.

The problem with not working between Thursday evening and late Monday afternoon is that your in-box ends up a place of misery and horror. But my children are more important that my in-box, so I survive it…

Remember that Roman thing of having a slave whispering “remember you are mortal” to a triumphing general? We need that for every single person reading the internet - except they should be whispering “you, too, can fall to confirmation bias”.

And that includes me.

Things I am not going to do: take marriage advice from a never-married 23-year old “top writer in love, psychology, and relationships” on Medium.