Social Networking: Virtual Me, Virtual You

November 3, 2017 by - 10 Comments

  Isn’t it weird that we have virtual lives, and that we’re comfortable with some social networking sites, but not others? I’m all-in for Facebook and Instagram. Facebook is where I visit with friends, family, and fans. Instagram is my peek into the lives of people I (kind of) know, or am related to. I …Read More

Twitter: 140 Characters is Just Enough Rope

March 15, 2011 by - 4 Comments

There’s no law in the U.S. against making an ass of yourself. Yet. But there are always consequences (and please don’t take the noose image literally, okay?).  Gilbert Gottfried aka the voice of the AFLAC duck is the latest celebrity to go down because he crossed the invisible, ever-shifting boundaries of cultural sensibility on Twitter. …Read More