Summary Of Is Google Making USupid By Nicholas Carr

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In “Is Google Making Us Stupid” by Nicholas Carr uses persuasion to portray his feeling on what the internet is doing to our brains. He uses his own experiences with the mental changes he has observed in himself to influence the reader. Carr claims that “...my concentration often starts to drift after two or three pages. I get fidgety, lose the thread, begin looking for something else to do”(). He also uses the experiences of his friend not being able to immerse themselves fully in long text as evidence to his claim that the internet is making people stupid. The purpose of Carr’s essay is to raise skepticism of the internet and the influences it has on the mind. The internet has become a part of my daily regimen. Online is where my homework

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