The Facebook status

The Facebook Status

Okay, so yesterday I put my foot in my mouth on Facebook. I admit to it and yes I felt stupid and wished I could take back how I phrased my response, which was not meant to be anything but positive. But it sorta turned out, let’s just say for lack of a better word, a little ditzy. My true concern is why do people put out such personal status updates? Why put it up and then get confused or upset when a hoard of people make comments and give weird advice on something with little or no background on the situation apart from the info in the status? I know of another person who updates her status every hour with every new emotion she is going through as a result of some breakup. The statuses have ranged from man bashing to feeling sorry for herself to I-am-woman-and -I -will -survive -whilst -my -heart- bleeds-all-over-this-Blackberry. I know of these guys who are having a public internet quarrel by sending evil status updates directed at each other. Of course a heap of persons are getting involved either egging them on or trying calm folk down. Totally weird yet it is happening.  I keep picturing a bunch of avatars/profile pics trying to hold back the two angry ones from killing each other. To me ( my personal opinion, not a commandment), Facebook is there so you can let others get a peek at what you’re up to, who you are etc., but sometimes I wonder and sometimes I just give into the fact that this is the way in which we socialize these days.

Communication is at whole other level.

Thank you and damn you Mark Zuckerberg.

Well hello there!

I have been thinking about starting a blog. I have waaaaay to many thoughts running around in my head.

So…..here we are. Blog post #1 just to make it official.

Okay, I like to trawl the internet, alot!! I love the way things become popular and how news spreads etc.

I will be posting links to websites  with interesting content along with my thoughts , rants pics, video et al.

I ‘ve been lookng at (which by now is no news to anyone really) http://youtube-trends.blogspot.com/

following the viral video trends as they emerge.