“If you don’t like the 24/7, all-Kardashian all-the-time programming, you gotta stop clicking on the stories about Kim Kardashian’s side boob.”

Now that I have your attention, you understand “clickbait

injunctions not to click have a moral force that – just possibly – suggests something counterintuitive: the spread of ethical compunction across the basest, most sexually commodifying and amoral of all human inventions, the internet. Just possibly.

 

Perhaps we all need to read this and consider where we click our mouse.

Courtesy of:   The Guardian, Tuesday 2 September 2014

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