I saw a young man walk into a wall at the park last week. No joke.
The Pokémon Go craze has almost (yes, almost) intrigued me enough to learn how I, too, can walk into walls and run away in shame.
But, let’s be honest, we have bigger things upon which to focus. Take the 2016 Republican National Convention. Even if you haven’t watched it (I haven’t), I’m sure you’ve heard the highlights:
Trump said something inappropriate!
Protests took place outside!
Cruz got booed!
So in the midst of much excitement (i.e. drama), why then are thousands of people choosing to escape into an augmented reality game?
Because, quite simply, we are already living the game – all of us.
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