This election feels like 2000…but so, so much worse, because of social media

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The 2000 election was patently exhausting. And not just because it went all night, and then another month, but because it was so close, and came down to one state. But in an emotional development that went unappreciated at the time, the anxious energy was contained to TV screens, frantic phone calls, and newspaper front pages.

Sixteen years later we have social media, smartphone push notifications, constantly updated online predictions, and non-stop cable news broadcasts equipped with high-tech charts and graphics amplifying everything. So it feels a lot like that first night of the Al Gore vs. George W. Bush race, but so, so much worse. Read more…

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Source: Mashable

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