[Air-L] The 12 most annoying Facebookers By Brandon Griggs, CNN
nbaym at ku.edu
Fri Oct 30 08:02:19 PDT 2009
I find these lists incredibly annoying. For
goodness sakes, if you don't like how someone
behaves on Facebook, Twitter, or any other social
network site, quit following them! There's no one
forcing anyone to consume other people's messages.
It strikes me as mildly amusing that we are
treated to simultaneous discourses about how (a)
everyone on these sites is narcissistic and (b)
everyone should behave on these sites in the way
that most interests ME. Am I the only one who
notices a bit of a contradiction there?
No offence to Christophe whom I recognize is
passing this along, not claiming it as his own.
At 3:32 PM +0100 10/30/09, Christophe Prieur wrote:
>> (CNN) -- Facebook, for better or worse, is
>>like being at a big party with all your friends,
>> family, acquaintances and co-workers.
>Quite sure Barry (i mean, @barry wellman) will agree with this one.
>And if it's been posted already, just put me in
>the adequate one among the 12 boxes (just i'm
>probably in each of them already, oh well...)
> Christophe Prieur,
>prieur at liafa.jussieu.fr
> Liafa, Université Paris-Diderot
> [user experience research, social networks, (large) graph algorithms]
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