|I killed my first
Facebook account years ago, then for some obscure
reason I re-upped and started over from scratch.
I regret the time I spent fretting over it, months'
worth of hours I could have applied elsewhere, even
| This is the first time I'm embedding
a Facebook post here, and it will probably be the
I remind myself that Facebook is a business; it's
axiomatic they strive to get more than they give.
I was lured by the promise of gaining exposure for
my work, but for that to be at all effective you
| And of course there's the data
collection, profiling, and non-consentual behavioral studies.
Social media is a euphemism for social engineering.
I'm not saying it's conscious cause and effect, but
they are rewiring the way we think and interact. So
I think it's time to say bye-bye and reconnect in
more tangible ways.