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I hate social media more and more

I hate social media more and more

I have grown to hate social media more and more every day. My general distaste for the product, no matter the format, isn’t how they function or how much of my time it takes up at work, but rather what it has turned people into. One of my favorite quotes is, “The Internet is the single best and worst thing that has ever happened to humanity,” and I honestly couldn’t tell you who said it. The Internet and social media…

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Mandy Thomas and the grieving band of idiots

Mandy Thomas and the grieving band of idiots

First of all, read this link: http://m.ljworld.com/news/2017/may/03/lawrence-man-killed-motorcycle-crash-was-not-prope/?templates=mobile   What did you think? My guess is one of the following: Sympathy for the family of the dead That was an informative breaking news story.   Anything beyond that would probably come because you either knew the person involved or are a moron. Now let me show you the social media outrage at this story—a story that a newspaper 100 percent should have covered and something most people in the community would…

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Don’t share irresponsibility

Don’t share irresponsibility

I would quit Facebook tomorrow if I didn’t think it would hinder my job and the relationships fostered because of it. I am just sick of it. Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and the likes are a cancer on society. They allow for us to keep up with friends from a distance and share photos and things that genuinely are positive, but with all good things come people who will come and ruin it eventually. That time has come. Social media is…

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