Aziz Ansari deleted the internet from his phone, and it makes total sense why
Aziz Ansari deleted the internet from his phone, and it makes total sense whyAziz Ansari, who has wiped the internet off his phone.
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By Gianluca Mezzofiore2017-08-03 09:31:42 UTC
His character Dev Shah in Netflix's Master of None is just like any other 30-something using Tinder or posting selfies on Instagram.
But IRL comedian Aziz Ansari has taken a rather radical decision to wipe the internet, including Twitter, Instagram, email, and browser, out of his phone.
In an interview with GQ Style, a very startled journalist asks Ansari whether the rumour he decided to take a internet hiatus is true, and to explain his motivation.
The Master of None creator replies that the obsession of "seeing a new thing" had become an addiction:
Ansari confesses it was terrifying at first. But slowly, steadily, the undercurrent feeling that most of the things you look up is not stuff you need to know finally surfaced:
Which is great, and we commend you Aziz for that, but what about getting up-to-date with all the dreadful things happening in the world rn, including Trump's latest bravado?
The actor has a great answer for that:
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August 3, 2017 at 04:43AM