Lose the 24-Hour News

Inspired by the Slow Food Movement, Peter Laufer advocates for a critical look at the 24-hour news cycle that provides “fast-food-like empty-calories news.”

Camera facing a news desk
We can rationalize flicking on 24-hour news for a fix of what's supposedly important; there may be something happening that's important to know.
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