Are you, like me, getting a little tired of ‘insta-philosophers’?
Are you, like me, getting a little tired of ‘insta-philosphers’? Long meandering posts of cod philosophy that go nowhere but somehow imply the writer has it all figured out? This article by Suzanne Moore at the weekend I thought summed it up very well. Four hours' sleep, yoga at dawn – are today's influencers really living their best lives? As she puts it, sometimes the best use of one’s time is to sit on the sofa and watch repeats, but that’s not necessarily what gets posted by any of us. For a laugh, here’s a good Urban Dictionary definition for you - beware the Philostopher. And perhaps we all need to follow the uninspirational instagram account.