We were given a chance, and we chose not to take it.

Suddenly, by the power of the internet, we could have all become content creators. But did we? I would say that to a surprisingly great extent, we chose not to. And those few that did choose to create, did that in a distinctly generic way, copying the copy. The lacklustre imitation of the evolving trends and styles, with very little signs of any kind of individual thinking involved. The most glaring example being our content in Facebook. We chose to sing and share the praises of our own conventionalism. Instead of evolution, we chose regression.

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