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Op-ed column: Instant culture allows no time for hard, necessary though

Sunday, May 30, 2010
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We’d be pleasantly surprised these days by a long, newsy letter from a friend. If we have news of anyone the communication is short, electronic and direct. It’s usually an abbreviated message: no shades of nuance, no lines to scan, no musing, no pause for thought. Our lives now consist of act and react, turn on a dime....

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