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PostPosted: Tue Mar 19, 2013 5:28 pm    Post subject: Feeling low? Have a look at your own pictures in FB. Reply with quote

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2295168/Facebook-Researchers-looking-OWN-profile-pictures-online-boost-mood.html?ito=feeds-newsxml

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Researchers found users typically post positive pictures and status updates on the social networking site
Teams says discovery could be used to develop new forms of therapy

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PostPosted: Tue Mar 19, 2013 5:42 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

There are no pictures of me/ by me on FB.
Thinking about it, that DOES make me happy.
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 19, 2013 7:36 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Clad in Sky wrote:
There are no pictures of me/ by me on FB.
Thinking about it, that DOES make me happy.


well, I put some guinea pig pics there... and looking at them makes me sad.
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 19, 2013 9:22 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Facebook is nothing but mass narcissism and bragging; a lot of people constructing a facade and mutually masturbating, while being farmed as consumers, exploited by identity thieves and sexual predators, and spied on and manipulated by authoritarians. They should call it SheepBook.
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 19, 2013 10:01 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

BoneKracker wrote:
Facebook is nothing but mass narcissism and bragging; a lot of people constructing a facade and mutually masturbating, while being farmed as consumers, exploited by identity thieves and sexual predators, and spied on and manipulated by authoritarians. They should call it SheepBook.


and which part do you play? farmer? predator? thief? or sheep?
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Libertardian denial of reality is wholly unimpressive and unconvincing, and simply serves to demonstrate what a bunch of delusional fools they all are.

Satan's got perfectly toned abs and rocks a c-cup.
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 19, 2013 11:29 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I don't.
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 20, 2013 2:34 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

But "mass narcissism" makes most narcissists happy!
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