Not my college friends.
Not my friends overseas.
Not even my online buddies.
No; a nice letter is simply not nice enough. What they need, what they want is for me to join FACEBOOK.
In the last three weeks, I have had at least 15 people ask me to join. It's like some kind of weird Facebook peer pressure.
I work online. I go to grad school online. When I'm not doing those things, I am blogging online or chatting with my friends in a
When the heck am I going to have time to post things on Facebook?
And why would I want to? Email is good enough. In fact, email is even better because email doesn't let people you haven't talked to in years post public, potentially embarrassing things about you on a "wall. Email doesn't waste your time with "farm games" or "IQ tests".
But don't take my word for it. Instead, watch this totally awesomely funny video:
Disclaimer: Someday I MAY join Facebook. But only if I can't keep in touch by email. Or my blog. Or if I start feeling totally left out. Which may happen soon. Damn peer pressure.