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Why social media is not the problem, and what is…

Alex Mathers
4 min readApr 8, 2024


We’re drowning in distractions.

If only that damn phone would stop beeping at me, then I’d get some work done.

Can’t YouTube…you know…just not exist, so I can finally find my passion in peace?

It would be so much easier to be productive if Instagram stopped spewing out so many glorious pictures.