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Prague In The Palm Of Your Hand

Isn’t that amazing? I love it. Made me think about how a couple of weeks ago, I was standing in the YMCA when my iPhone buzzed. It was my friend Marnix, in suburban Amsterdam, FaceTiming me. We spoke on that video call for about 12 minutes. It’s amazing that I can stand in the Y in Zachary, Louisiana, and have a videophone chat with a man in Europe. It’s even more amazing that it doesn’t occur to me until later what a big deal that is.

And now, a Twitter friend runs into my niece in Prague, and I know it instantly. World of wonders…

about the author

Rod Dreher is a senior editor at The American Conservative. A veteran of three decades of magazine and newspaper journalism, he has also written three New York Times bestsellers—Live Not By Lies, The Benedict Option, and The Little Way of Ruthie Lemingas well as Crunchy Cons and How Dante Can Save Your Life. Dreher lives in Baton Rouge, La.

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