From Our Listeners: Screen Stories As part of our episode about screens, we asked listeners to send us stories of a time when their digital lives affected their real ones. Here are some of our favorites.
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From Our Listeners: Screen Stories

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Our screens are now a constant part of our lives.

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As part of our episode Screen Time - Part II, we asked listeners to send us stories of a time when their digital lives affected their real ones. Here are some of our favorites.

A 65-year old dad makes his YouTube debut

From Our Listeners: Screen Stories

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A Texas couple discovers a shared obsession

From Our Listeners: Screen Stories

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The screen is always right

From Our Listeners: Screen Stories

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Brave New World for babies

From Our Listeners: Screen Stories

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A robot walks into an office

From Our Listeners: Screen Stories

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End-of-life planning for an iPhone

From Our Listeners: Screen Stories

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