The internet is a bizarre place. But it’s also toxic. People embark down conspiratorial rabbit holes, pits of radicalization, and spirals of self-defeating social comparisons. Unfortunately, this litany of unfortunates has led to an increase in depression, loneliness, feelings of social isolation, and even memory loss. So how should we move forward in this modern world of tech? Should we abandon it all together, or piece apart the good from the bad? Only time will tell. But getting a grip on how exactly this tech world and our causes us harm is the first step toward reform.