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Shane Lee, YouTube Phenomenon

June 25, 2010

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Shane Edward Lee is a YouTube phenomenon. No-one quite knows what to make of him. He is a military veteran. He is a Christian. He is possibly, according to confessions made on his own videos, a paedophile. He is all of these things and (very possibly) none of these things. And, God help me, I […]

Revealing all on the internet

June 9, 2010

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Revelation is everything, not for its own sake, because most self-revelation is just garbage – oop! – yes, but we have to purge the garbage, toss it out, throw it into a bunker and burn it, because it is fuel. It’s fossil fuel. (Dave Eggers, A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius) I’m not massively comfortable […]