I notice you are from regina, which makes me laugh. ONly because canadian use more blackberries per capita than Americans. I know that in highschool I was one of about 30 kids in my graduating class of 400 who didn't have one. I now do. I can't say that they are all so terrible, because everyoen has them, and everyone is not terrible.
And really, I only text when calling is unavailable.
Though I have noticed, it's msotly, if not only, the 40+ crowd who says we are losing the art of conversation. I want to ask, what art? When my parents have dinners, I dont see the under 30 crowd any less capable of holding meaningful conversations. I really don't see any of my peers at university any less thought provoking or pensive.
How does one notice that we are losing this "art