Facebook’s Customer Service Shows Us the Failure of Socialism

Where is the instant online chat to answer your questions about policy and procedure? Where’s the prominent toll free number to call for help? Why are policies and decisions based on endless legalese and caveats? If Facebook operated like a business, it would be hellbent on pleasing its customers. Instead, it bows to the powers… Continue reading Facebook’s Customer Service Shows Us the Failure of Socialism

Freedom of Speech Gets Zucked

To our social media overlords, freedom of speech now means taking votes on which views to suppress. They call this “finding common ground”. Seriously. People already have the option to block posts from any source they don’t like. But our social saviors now feel a need to protect users they consider too stupid and uninformed… Continue reading Freedom of Speech Gets Zucked

Facebook: We Shoved Our Faces In It and Now It Sucks

We thought Facebook was our friend. But we were wrong. Love at first sight can blind even the most rational among us. And we got taken, sucked in to socializing. We should have known the relationship was all about money. It started out rosy, but an opportunist creeped into the picture. It was an internet… Continue reading Facebook: We Shoved Our Faces In It and Now It Sucks

The Fear of Sharing: The Crisis in Social Media Mirrors America

It used to be that differences of opinion were respected and heard. Not always without disagreement or debate, but people were not that concerned about voicing their opinions on important issues. But now, protestors, politicians and pundits have been demonizing people for so long that any opinion that doesn’t fit the perceived “norm” or “acceptable… Continue reading The Fear of Sharing: The Crisis in Social Media Mirrors America