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"Am I the only person who only adds people on Facebook I interact with regularly IRL?"

"Why have hundreds of people as friends if you don't see/talk-to/care-about 90% of them?"

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post #92 of 137
...what is the point of this study? Men have larger brains than women, it has nothing to do with intelligence.
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post #93 of 137
i had 45 friends now i have 61.I am happy, i made some curves up there..
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facebook friend me now, I need a bigger brain so that I can eat marshmallows
    
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post #95 of 137
Quote:
Originally Posted by BlueTac View Post
i have 942 friends on facebook, does that make me a genious??
Apparently not ....


(jk)
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post #96 of 137
In my experience, as the number of friends you have on facebook increases, the following will also increase:

Insecurity
Stupidity
Whininess
Propencity to post the most inane updates
douchebagginess
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post #97 of 137
Quote:
Originally Posted by Gillos View Post
"Am I the only person who only adds people on Facebook I interact with regularly IRL?"

"Why have hundreds of people as friends if you don't see/talk-to/care-about 90% of them?"

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It is also to confirm that you are better/cooler/stronger/more handsome than your ex girlfriends' current boyfriends/husbands.....
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post #98 of 137
yah people go around adding everyone they see... and they end up with 500+ friends and they don't even know who is who lol.. at the end of the day they only talk to 10 or 20 its stupid adding that many since you don't even interact with them in RL or care about them .. Facebook used to be better before when you can only add college students and you needed college email , now its like mainstream and its going to become more mainstream with games, apps and so on my 0.1 cent
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post #99 of 137
Bigger brain? As in.. scale?

Don't care. It means nothing if you have 10 friends or 1000 friends.
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post #100 of 137
I barely use facebook anyone but while I was in high school it was nice to just be able to shoot someone a message and get a response instead of asking 10 people if they have the person's number.

While I have talked to everyone that I am "friends" with on facebook, I barely talk to 90% of them anymore. I have relatives on there now also. I have very few friends of friends who are basically acquaintances. Heck our graduating class used facebook to communicate along with several clubs an sports.

I have about 900 friends but I have also lived in 2 states so I have friends from each area. The girls who post slutty pictures tend to have 1000+ friends but they aren't even close to smart?

When I used to post my profile picture of just myself I used to get 10+ friend requests a day from random people. I have chosen to stop that and I try to post pictures in a group and people leave me alone I'm only a freshmen in college but I tend to get friends requests from people in my old town that are like 6 years younger because they want to look cool with more friends.

It is clearly a flawed correlational study. Many of the smartest people I know have trouble with simple communication which the less book smart people are more socially active.
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