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Facebook was boring from the start for me. I signed up an account, but honestly I can't handle being on it. I have so many other things I'd rather be doing then staring at pictures and comments of a friend of a friend of a friend.
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post #32 of 39
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Originally Posted by Osiris[405] View Post
19 here. I completely agree with this.
Same.
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post #33 of 39
Ive had fairly steady social media consumption, but I dont have a facebook account and only use twitter to follow news, business and interests. I dislike how people have conversations online instead of on the phone or in person. That has been somewhat lost recently.
post #34 of 39
There is no such thing as a "Social Experience" just a "Social Networking Experience"

Teenagers and most people in this age group tend to spend to much time on Facebook and all this other stuff. Privacy is no longer something you value because if you don't put it on the internet, someone else will.

Everything about life itself is pretty much exploited and I think people are finally getting tired of it and just becoming fed up with it.

What ever happened to parents saying "Hey, how about you go outside and play and talk to your friends."

Now it just seems to be "Hey, go up stairs and socialize with people and make friends."

I don't know. Just my 2 cents on the whole topic, I've deleted my Facebook about a month and a half ago and I can honestly say I really don't see or have a need for it whatsoever anymore.
 
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25 and don't use facebook, twitter, etc, so I guess you can't decline from nothing to negative nothing...
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post #36 of 39
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also its the only way i have contact to my family (except parents and siblings) Uncles, cousins etc. i dont have their phone number.. neither do i talk with them often
Actually, this was the only reason I was ever tempted to make a Facebook in the first place. I have a huge family in Mexico and most of them have Facebook.


But I never did...
    
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Facebook was boring from the start for me. I signed up an account, but honestly I can't handle being on it. I have so many other things I'd rather be doing then staring at pictures and comments of a friend of a friend of a friend.
Same here. I did have a Myspace before Facebook and I saw nothing special about Facebook; in comparison to Myspace.

I eventually deleted both, but I threw away Facebook first.
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post #38 of 39
I used to be on Facebook once a day or so, now I just treat it like a glorified address book.

An absolute TON of people I know have been feeling the same way.
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Proof that social networking sites are just fads.
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