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Handwriting Expert Pretty Sure Technology Is the Absolute Worst

George Washington, what a show-off. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Over the last hundred years or so, technology has waged a slow war on penmanship, starting with the telegram, graduating to the telephone and finally moving in for the killing blow with texting. But according to CNN, not everyone is pleased with the fact that fewer and fewer Americans are able to craft thank you notes in a perfectly elegant hand.

CNN spoke to one Wendy Carlson, a handwriting expert who seems pretty sure that texting and typing are rotting your brain. “People aren’t using their minds and they are relying on technology to make the decisions for them,” she informed the site, adding that: Read More