Joseph Rabie on Thu, 12 Oct 2017 15:01:12 +0200 (CEST)

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Re: <nettime> What does a systemic crisis feel like?

> The interesting point of this article is that it focuses on the experience of psychic dissociation, registered as "anxiety," that now apparently afflicts over 40% of American teenagers...

The news is not all bad:

"Apple products like iPhone and Apple Watch continue enjoy healthy demand from young U.S. consumers, as new data from Piper Jaffray shows a record 82 percent of teens have iPhone in mind as their next smartphone..."

And as the NYT article writes:

"For the teenagers who arrive [for treatment] at Mountain Valley, a nonprofit program that costs $910 a day..."

..."solutions" will always be found for problems that have a good business plan and a viable client base.

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