"The most popular articles shared anywhere— Facebook, Buzzfeed, and the countless copycat sites— are the journalistic equivalent of McDonalds. Consuming them makes everybody worse off.
I have found myself knee-deep in an hour long compilation of Vines, , and twenty minutes in, I have to do a reality check: This shit literally does not matter.”
This was a part of Evan Defilippis’ answer to the question “What are the most productive ways to spend time on the internet?”. Quora is really such an amazing place for thoughts and insights on just about everything. The statement above isn’t exactly groundbreaking, it’s simply a precise and down to earth way of saying something we’ve all thought about.