The human race has never interacted on this scale. People may be on Snapchat, but the person sitting next to you on the bus might be frantically texting some fellow scientists in Beijing about a cure for cancer. You never know. I personally don’t have social media, but I doubt the whole #MeToo campaign wouldn’t have made such a difference and toppled some of the most influential people in Hollywood if thousands and thousands of people couldn’t tweet.
Also if if social media collapsed my meme supply would be cut off and I wouldn’t be able to survive