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Unformatted text preview: Dalien Duquerette English 98/99 Oct 27, 2010 Midterm Part 1: Summary On June 6 2010, Tara Parker-Pope wrote an article in the New York Times called An Ugly Toll of Technology: Impatience and Forgetfulness . She talks about how technology has affected the way we are today. She said people have becoming forgetful, impatience, impulsive, and narcissistic. She has people back up her argument. Dr. Elias Aboujaoude, director of the impulse Control Disorder Clinic at Stanford said were paying a price in terms of our cognitive life because of this virtual lifestyle. Which is true, that people are giving up their normal life style to become something they always want to be? She provides studies and researches that her colleagues have conducted. Studies simple as asking people few questions to people like; do you choose to stay up late? Or do you lose sleep to check e-mails or stay up on social networking websites? If late?...
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This note was uploaded on 08/30/2011 for the course ENG 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at Community College of Philadelphia.
- Fall '10