Zoom and other platforms, devices, and applications have taken over so much of how we communicate these days.

Dropping by someone’s house on the weekend has been replaced by a call, text, or Zoom invitation to share time together. Office meetings and parties are mostly online now.

We recently had a virtual birthday party over Facetime which included a separate video chat with family members who live on a different continent. They were able to join the fun over a phone placed in the frame that we were all watching as the candles were blown out. It’s a crazy new reality, right?

You can watch the video above with or without subtitles.

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