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SXSW Interactive Tearjerker

 

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SXSW, Tearfully

PostSecret’s Frank Warren Makes All of SXSW Cry 

If there were blog categories here for “emotional” and “profound,” I’d be using them.

Frank Warren’s Monday keynote about his Web site, PostSecret.com (which was written about by Lilly Rockwell Sunday), was one of the most well-received and humanistic South by Southwest Interactive panels I’ve ever seen.

It was everything the Mark Zuckerberg kerfuffle wasn’t.

In fact, stunned audience members left the packed convention center ballroom wiping away tears. One person said, “This just turned the whole festival around for me.” In the hallways, attendees couldn’t get over how moved they’d been by Warren’s lovely, generous and heartbreaking presentation (which is bring me close to tears now just writing about it). [Continue Reading at Austin360]

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