Half Full by Maria Scrivan for December 02, 2013
Before smartphones: A group of people sit together at a table. Man 1: How old is Barbra Streisand? Woman: I think she's 71. Man 2: Really? Wow! Man 3: Who's Barbra Streisand? After smartphones: The same group of people sit at the same table but rather than asking each other questions they sit in silence looking at their phones.