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The Week is Link: The Future and Farmville

May 7th, 2010

An article dealing with the allure of the facebook phenomenon.  From the article: One wonders if this is a good thing. It is difficult to imagine Aristotle or Caillois celebrating Farmville as essential to citizenship. Indeed, when one measures Farmville against Roger Caillois’ six criteria for defining games, Farmville fails to satisfy each and every [...]