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  • Love in the time of social media

    In the 2009 Hollywood blockbuster, Transformers: Revenge Of The Fallen, the hero, Sam Witwicky, goes off to college leaving his girlfriend, Mikaela Banes, behind. But before he leaves, Sam sends her a package… Sam: “Guess what? I made you a long-distance relationship kit. Yeah, I got you a webcam, so we can chat 24/7. All Witwicky, all the time.” Mikaela: “Sounds cute. I can’t wait…” Like many other couples, the fictional couple of Sam and Mikaela are about to embark on a long-distance relationship or LDR. In 2005, according to The Centre for the Study of Long Distance Relationships, there were an...