Daneane Gallardo doesn’t just surf the World Wide Web. She lives on it. Every day, she wraps herself in her own personal electronic cocoon of e-mail groups, instant messaging, blogging, creating Web sites for indie musicians, and much more….I stopped watching TV a month and a half ago. If I didn’t have to eat, pee, and have sex, probably I’d have no need for the 3-D world.
This behavior pattern is no longer limited just to a few; as more and more of our human interaction moves online, this is becoming (for better or worse) normative.