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Thursday, May 24, 2012

Heh, no need to "deactivate" yer Facebook account if you never had one to begin with

Like, me, that is. But if you're addicted to FB and want a reason to quit, go read this piece in the New Yorker. I have no doubt I've lost a few "friends" by refusing to join in the first place -- all those people I used to communicate with by email or phone who just quit doing those things once they got on FB and cut off "friends" like me who refused to join. Heh, at least I know who my real friends are, albeit if I have fewer than I once thought I did ...