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Six-Word Search: Social Media

Wednesday, August 7th, 2013

My mom’s on Facebook so now we know it’s official: social media is the new face of communication. Every day, millions of users are choosing to communicate through them rather than IRL (in real life).
Social Media provides its users with unique advantages and privileges, not the least of which include anonymity, the ability to [...]

Six-Word Memoirs in Words and Images

Sunday, July 28th, 2013

This week’s Six-Word Memoirs span a variety of topics, including celebrating the birth of the Royal baby, internet addiction, and the desire to run away from one’s current life. The most popular illustrated memoir, pictured below, discusses the confining nature of time, and how the writer feels trapped by his or her schedule. To see [...]

“Muddled through life, confused but unbroken.” The Best Six-Word Memoirs of the Week

Friday, December 31st, 2010

At the start of a new year in a new decade, we set resolutions for what we wish to change in ourselves (in six words and more). With a war, positive social changes and a fluctuating economy, the first decade of the new millennium will surely make the history books. As the story of 2010 [...]

“Constantly Thinking Solely in Status Updates”—Six Words on the Digital Life: The Video

Saturday, January 23rd, 2010

Ramona Pringle put together this fun, fast,video reel of some of the best Six-Word Memoirs that emerged from the Six-Words on the Digital Life project between SMITH and FRONTLINE/Digital Nation. Take a spin through the Six-Words on the Digital Life project for hundreds more.

Six Words on the Digital Life: An Image Gallery

Tuesday, October 6th, 2009

Our partner in the Six-Words on the Digital Life challenge, FRONTLINE/Digital Nation, has put some faces to your half-dozen words. They’re streamed in some of the images you’re posted, as well as added a few Creative Commons-licensed shots, to create a whole new way of looking at some of the responses from our [...]

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