I applaud Corbett's intentions and hope that her bill gets thoughtful scrutiny. I'm not sure it's the right bill, but it's the right time for a conversation about making sure we understand how to control our own information.
In the Guardian, Jonathan Freedland is the latest curmudgeon to recycle Nick Carr's distraction trope, microwave it, and serve it with gravy. Is Twitter bringing down Western Civilization? Bollocks, I say.