As am I. I tried it for a few months about 5 years back and then
unsubscribed. And the howl and guilt trips the company tried laying on
me because I was "unfriending" all those good people went up. Haven't
heard from them since, however, which is a fine thing.
As to bullying I agree it is not a good thing having experienced it as a
kid. BUT it is a part of the weave of any social mesh, and that surely
includes Facebook. Most learn to live with it until it passes. Teaches
patience and perserverence, I think, among other things.
On 3/17/2014 12:56 AM, eugene hayhoe wrote:
> And I am another that has, and will have , nothing to do with FB. The 78 Club FB site looked interesting to me, but , 'alas, it was on FB.'
> On Mon, 3/17/14, Tom Fine <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] You can now hear the Prince's Band CDs
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Date: Monday, March 17, 2014, 6:30 AM
> And, in a great case of irony, the
> CEO of that company has launched a campaign to "ban" calling
> females "bossy," in some sort of an effort to boost female
> self-esteem. Yet Facebook is probably the number one tool
> these day for girls (and boys) to tear down other girls (and
> boys), the purpose of which is to destroy self-confidence.
> It is social "nuclear weapon" and there have been suicides
> from the image-trashing that takes place there. One can
> watch "The Social Network" to get a flavor for the good
> fellow who founded the company.
> -- Tom Fine
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Lou Judson" <[log in to unmask]>
> To: <[log in to unmask]>
> Sent: Sunday, March 16, 2014 9:27 PM
> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] You can now hear the Prince's Band
> > Thank you. Some of us agree with you! I call it
> f***book when offline.
> > Lou Judson
> > Intuitive Audio
> > 415-883-2689
> > On Mar 16, 2014, at 4:33 PM, Don Tait ([log in to unmask])
> > Sorry, but I have no truck with Facebook. Is there a
> web address free of
> > them?
> > Don Tait