Why I Like Facebook


My Facebook friends watch TV, so I don’t have to. Today, Leonard Marquez reports: “Wow, the Steve Jobs death didn’t really hit me until CNN reported on Ashton Kutcher’s reaction. . . .Well, at least we didn’t lose Ashton too.”  

A wonderful culture snapshot, in less than 25 words. I know it’s fashionable to dump on Facebook these days, but I find I learn a great deal from the perspectives people offer there. 

Michael Potemra — Michael Potemra was born in Youngstown, Ohio, in 1964, and spent his childhood years in Montreal, Canada. He received a B.A. in philosophy at the Catholic University of America. He ...

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