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Feb 4, 2023Liked by Matt Locke, Hugh Garry, Anjali Ramachandran

Also unscrollable: A number of my friends and I have been writing pen-and-paper letters to each other, even if we're also in touch via email or video or text. There's something absolutely unscrollable about that, and the really enjoyable collecting corollaries: fountain pens, ink, good paper and stationery. All of them SO analog and pleasing to the hand and eye.

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Feb 4, 2023Liked by Matt Locke, Anjali Ramachandran

I love sending letters!! I love the act of writing them and seeing what else I could pop in the envelope before walking to the post box - it’s just such a beautiful act! 💌

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Feb 4, 2023Liked by Matt Locke, Hugh Garry, Anjali Ramachandran

Brilliant article - loved this especially - really feeling it - “Not only are we seeking a reduction in cognitive load, but perhaps there's a nostalgia in unscrollable formats like radio. Audiences are craving the serendipity of stumbling upon great content-“

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Thank you! Yes that feeling of satisfaction when you find something where someone else has done the curation for you and it feels like it wasn't an anonymous curation - they almost actually know what you like, even if it was for a wider audience. That's a great feeling isn't it!

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Such a good feeling.

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Feb 4, 2023Liked by Matt Locke, Hugh Garry

This was awesome to read. The abyss of possible choices has turned back in on itself in the most beautiful regression! So meta.

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Indeed - when we were doing the research we were struck by how we've come full cycle!

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My first fully read article on substack. Really enjoyed the links to articles within your writing. Look forward to reading more article as non bias as yours. Great work Ms Ramachandran and others if their were others.

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