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(To the author, if he ever sees this.)
Sir, with all do respect I see your concern... But! You're sadly just like all the other people from your generation. You judge the generation's after you
simply because it isn't like how you want it to be. My generation? The "digital" generation, does take advantage of the technology we have. My generation has higher volunteer rates, and we have created many things on the web, we've created all kinds of apps too. Just because we're different doesn't mean you have a right to put us down just like all the other generations do to their predecessors.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y_ZmM7zPLyI < That video can also give you a little bit.
So my advice to you sir? How about stop, take a look around and really look, look hard. Do not stereotype everyone because of your little surveys. Those surveys aren't everyone.
Goodbye and I hope you have a lovely day.
 

Review: The Dumbest Generation: How the Digital Age Stupefies Young Americans and Jeopardizes Our Future (or, Don't Trust Anyone Under 30)

User Review  - Emily - Goodreads

The whole time I was reading this, I felt like the dog who was being punished for knocking over something on the counter, when in fact the cat had done it. I am trying to separate my opinion on the ... Read full review

Review: The Dumbest Generation: How the Digital Age Stupefies Young Americans and Jeopardizes Our Future (Or, Don't Trust Anyone Under 30)

User Review  - Lilian - Goodreads

A word of warning, I am under 30, so according to the cover, you shouldn't trust me. Two chapters in and I already feel like hurling this book out the window. I felt bombarded with a staggering number ... Read full review

Review: The Dumbest Generation: How the Digital Age Stupefies Young Americans and Jeopardizes Our Future (or, Don't Trust Anyone Under 30)

User Review  - Mitzi Moore - Goodreads

Baurlein is an intellectual snob who is still mad at the hippies. He quotes multiple research studies that show young people to be scarily deficient in knowledge, but one of them is Jaywalking from ... Read full review

Review: The Dumbest Generation: How the Digital Age Stupefies Young Americans and Jeopardizes Our Future (Or, Don't Trust Anyone Under 30)

User Review  - Stephanie - Goodreads

Ironically enough, I think Bauerlein effectively and indirectly summed up the general feeling of his own book by his criticism of another critic on page 184, saying that the language used was "so ... Read full review

Review: The Dumbest Generation: How the Digital Age Stupefies Young Americans and Jeopardizes Our Future (or, Don't Trust Anyone Under 30)

User Review  - Pamelyn - Goodreads

He uses a lot of statistics without attribution and his point could be made in a long magazine article rather than this whole book. Read full review

Review: The Dumbest Generation: How the Digital Age Stupefies Young Americans and Jeopardizes Our Future (Or, Don't Trust Anyone Under 30)

User Review  - Seamus Enright - Goodreads

Synopsis: Kids these days...playing around with their ipods and updating their myspace pages all day. When I was their age I was reading The Closing of the American Mind by Allan Bloom...it made a big ... Read full review


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