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Is There An Introvert Craze Because of Technology? | Idea Channel | PBS Digital Studios

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Published on Oct 2, 2013

Introverts are super popular right now, celebrated to the point of meme-level. Stereotypically quiet, smart, and reserved, they are often conflated with nerds (who are also currently deemed awesome according to pop culture). But why do we suddenly want to self-identify as nerds and introverts? Is this popularity connected to technology? Watch the episode and find out!

The Introvert Fetish on Cyborgology:http://bit.ly/1bwQ2LK

npr interview: http://www.npr.org/2013/08/31/2168657...


Music:
"Europe" by Roglok (http://www.roglok.net)
"Carry on Carillon" by Roglok (http://www.roglok.net)
Level 5: Room for the Homeless
http://bit.ly/10N0Ykm
"Bouncy Castle" by Roglok (http://www.roglok.net)
":P" by Roglok (http://www.roglok.net)
Binaerpilot "Geeks"
http://bit.ly/10N0UBf
EatMe "Insert Toy For Coin"
http://bit.ly/17ludvN
"Squarehead" by Roglok (http://www.roglok.net)
Outsider "Explore"
Statue of Diveo "Final Days"
"Carry on Carillon" by Roglok (http://www.roglok.net)


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