On Facebook, etc.

Here’s a quote from the New York Times by A. O Scott, “Does social networking make us more outgoing, or more narcissistic? Does the Web foster happy communities of far-flung, like-minded people, or does it provide cover for predators and scam artists?”

Well, The benefits at this point outweigh the negative concerns. So far we’ve made wonderful “reunions” with friends and relatives we’ve lost contact with for ages. Old pictures have surfaced which brought both laughter and tears to some of us. But, we’re also warned of the dangers of giving too much information about ourselves. For instance an article by Kathy Kristoff admonishes us of the things we should never reveal on facebook — aah there are always consequences .  .  .  .

click here for that article in pdf: 6 things