A student freaks out in the classroom because the teacher confiscated her mobile phone. What people seem to have failed to comment on was how desperate the student looked. She was gasping for air, panicking at the prospect of remaining shut out of the digital allure until the end of the class. Cute technology is the new oxygen indeed.
By the way, why did so many news services say “the video has in the meantime been taken off youtube”. Is it some kind of smear campaign, an attempt to keep Joe Average at bay? They must know that once online, forever online.