“Here’s what I would say: I spent a decade of my life, spending around seven hours a day in…”

“Here’s what I would say: I spent a decade of my life, spending around seven hours a day in intimate conversation with around 70,000 to 100,000 people every day. And inevitably, for those seven hours or more, I was not spending time with any actual human being, with a face and a body and a mind and a soul.”

Andrew Sullivan on why he quit blogging — he says it nearly killed him.