Five Things You Notice When You Quit the News
> Read three books on a topic and you know more about it than 99% of the world. Watch news all day for years and you have a distant, water-cooler-level awareness of thousands of stories, at least for the few weeks each is popular.
Great quote. I’m much less stressed, and I think, much more able to decide things for myself nor that I stopped being a “news junkie”.