– some stuff I want to write about…
What started off as a fad close to half a decade ago is now at its prime – not just as a great tool for social networking but also for a constant source of entertainment where we have overgrown idiots as well as the teenage wannabes. Before I venture into this tirade, let me clear a stand – I am a user of Facebook and I also enjoy doing so. I am in touch with many of my friends using this and if a certain Zuckerberg is becoming a billionaire thanks to this creation, it is well deserved.
I started with FB a bit late as I was hung up on Orkut (what’s that u ask?). Call me old school but I still think meeting friends in person or speaking with them over a phone cannot be replaced by writing on someone’s wall or inboxing them. I don’t have a problem with FB per se but the way people behave online makes me wanna Face Book them (cliché)
Let me list down a few pointers to being bearable on FB:
Now how difficult can this be? There used to be a thing before being cool; being sensible (don’t “being human” me)