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Matt, thanks, good one, use splintering also (and terrifyingly) possible. Mind you, maybe we already of that covered!
My daughter lives in that Sneakerhead Gravity well...so that resonated deeply.
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Love that you go to physics.
I’ve previously used biological cell metaphors—it still works. Cultural fusion: the combination or reproductive offspring of distinct movements. Intersectionality.
The opposite can occur too if something’s too large or unwieldy. Cultural mitosis: a splintering or division.