What We Were Doing- A 21st Century Remix of Ginsberg's 'HOWL'- July 15, 2010 @
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A 2010 re-imagining of Ginsberg's 'Howl' for the Tweet Generation. An excerpt of this poem originally appeared on McSweeney's Internet Tendency. 'I saw the best minds of my generation destroyed by brevity, over-connectedness, emotionally starving for attention, dragging themselves through virtual communities at 3 am, surrounded by stale pizza and neglected dreams, looking for angry meaning, any meaning, same hat wearing hipsters burning for shared and skeptical approval from the holographic projected dynamo in the technology of the era, who weak connections and recession wounded and directionless, sat up, micro-conversing in the supernatural darkness of Wi-Fi-enabled cafes...'