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February 9, 2019

The New York Times

Our Brains Aren’t Designed to Handle the Trump Era

In 2016, before Trump was elected, Gloria Mark, a professor of informatics at the University of California, Irvine, examined the daily habits of 40 information workers. She discovered they checked their email 77 times per day, on average, and slalomed between screens every 47 seconds. … For what it’s worth, Gloria Mark says that women, in her research, tend to self-interrupt less frequently than men.

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Our Brains Aren’t Designed to Handle the Trump Era

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