The Phone Call came from a dear friend….one who knows I don’t watch Television…and she told me to turn on CNN. As she’s not one to kid about the important things in life I did as she suggested. Sure enough, there it was…an Advertisement from Facebook !!! They were looking to sell Space to NEW USERS? !!! Say what!? The Facebook Empire is Collapsing so quickly that they’re advertising on Television in order to try and stop the Bleeding?? Yup. When’s the last time you saw an advertisement of ANY kind from Facebook!? Well, the ads are out there now. Facebook needs new Sheep.
Obviously, I’m not a Fan of Facebook. I was. At one time I wasn’t just a “Fan”…I was an Addict….just like You. Once I discovered what the “Real Deal” was with those Clowns I began the Slow but VERY Neccesary process of DELETING every word I’d ever written on Facebook. I removed every picture, every post, every album and every Direct Message…a process which took me a couple hours a day for almost three months. Finally, there it was…a completely Blank Screen….filled only with one last form letter from Facebook….asking what I was doing. “You can’t do that! Your Account is is Danger!”
They asked MANY times during the process as that’s their money being flushed down the Drain. You with me here? Facebook isn’t FREE….cuz we’re the product being Sold…for Big Buck$. And the real kicker came during the Congressional Hearings…when it was admitted that they don’t just keep an Eye on you when you’re on Facebook. They know where you are online at all times. Does your Mother know where you go…online? I didn’t think so. 🙂
One of the things which amazes me to this day is that, if the Government asked you to publish where your Children were at all times of the day and Night, you’d go nuts….and yet people do it all day long on Facebook….without so much as a Care. Somebody fill me in on that process…. PLEASE…cuz I TRULY don’t get that one. I don’t have any kids…but I still feel some sense of responsibility to protect yours. Perhaps you knowing how many Pedophiles inhabit the walls of Facebook, each looking for prey, YOUR KIDS,would help you along in regaining your senses.
Until we meet again…..let’s join keyboards and Celebrate as we watch the Fall of the Empire….cuz the Emperor has No Clothes!! Facebook is Draining at an incredible Rate.
PS: I do realize that Admitting that you’re an Addict is tough….it was for me, too. And removing all of your Content sounds like a lot of work…..but I had a Shit-TON of content. You might have far less….and you DO want to leave your Account Spotless when you turn the key for the last time and Hit DELETE…not DEACTIVATE. Should you simply delete YOUR account “AS IS”, YOUR Content, every word, becomes THEIR Content….and they’ll simply continue to sell it…Forever. Questions? 🎩