The simple solution to be free of Twitter addiction

2022-05-13T07:00:00.0000000Z

2022-05-13T07:00:00.0000000Z

Guardian/Observer

https://theguardianweekly.pressreader.com/article/282342568431323

Opinion

Those concerned about a self-promoting billionaire [Elon Musk] controlling online discourse have a simple solution: delete your own Twitter account (Big story, 6 May). I know that these online platforms have a way of becoming addictive and users feel that they cannot live without their “drug of choice” – but really, we lived for thousands of years without Twitter. And anything that was so popular with Donald Trump must be suspect – if enough people just delete their accounts, it will die. Martin Coult London, England, UK

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