Posts Categorized: Social media

Deciding what not to post

Blogging every day is tough.

I’ve mentioned this a few times over the seven years I’ve been at this. Coming up with something every day is really tough. Coming up with something interesting every day is impossible.

Which is why … Read the rest

Definitions

Today’s post is provided as a public service.

Many of you engage in political discussions on social media. That’s self-inflicted, but it’s a free country (to this point).

I’ve noticed, with some dismay, the tendency for the discussions to devolve … Read the rest

Forum for debate

A couple of weeks ago, a good friend of mine, commenting on one of my posts, brought into question the proper forum for, in this case, political debate.

While I understood his point, I’m going to pretend I didn’t, otherwise … Read the rest

Actors are people too

Social media frequently gets a bum rap.

It gets blamed and criticized for creating a hostile and rude society, giving freedom to expression that previously often only had local exposure.

That’s specious reasoning, because the opinions, attitudes and demeanor readily … Read the rest