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    Each of Trump's henchmen has an ideal Bond villain counterpart.
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  • The Social (Advertising) Dilemma(s)
    Will advertisers continue to support a medium that has been proven detrimental to the mental health of their target audience?
  • Friendship, Uncoupled
    With social media, friendship is now many steps removed from its physical, intimate and organic roots. It is stripped of the context in which it evolved.
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