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Tropical Storm Katia Tracks in Irene’s Footsteps, Finds Disaster Fatigue on Twitter

Hurricane season is far from over, but it seems as though people are already feeling the effects – I’m talking about disaster fatigue. A complicated concept, it involves any of the following symptoms: General apathy, specific apathy toward any discussion of said event, hopelessness, anger over unchangeable circumstances, tendency to expect the worst, humor in response to frightening possibilities and …

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