How Medium Has Spoiled Me for the ‘Real World’

Person greeting real life in the morning
Photo by Mohamed Nohassi on Unsplash

Texting has brought us an entirely new language of acronyms and emojis, LOL. The one that I always found strange was IRL, meaning In Real Life.

As opposed to what?

But I get it. We all have ‘friends’ that we’ve never met. IRL. There is this virtual world we spend more and more time in, and…

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