Stephen Colbert Asks Sherry Turkle: What Is There To Live For Without Latest iPhone?! (VIDEO)

Sherry Turkle, MIT professor and author of the new book “Alone Together,” told Stephen Colbert “we have to put technology in its place” on “The Colbert Report” last night.”What’s the possible harm?” asked Colbert. “Let’s say I’m texting and …

Sherry Turkle, MIT professor and author of the new book “Alone Together,” told Stephen Colbert “we have to put technology in its place” on “The Colbert Report” last night.

“What’s the possible harm?” asked Colbert. “Let’s say I’m texting and tweeting, ‘Pass the salt, dear.’ What’s the possible harm of that?”

“Well because there are times, there are places, we need to give each other our full attention,” Turkle said.

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