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Love on an IPhone, Actually

Dec. 23 (Bloomberg) -- If the critically acclaimed movie “Her” doesn’t signal the end of civilization, it surely marks a pivotal moment in its decline. “Her” strives to take what is a scourge of our time and elevate it to a blessing. Isn’t it enough that most people I know already give precedence to the thing in their hands over the person in front of them, that communing with an inanimate object trumps the living much of the time?

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