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    I don't understand why people still use it. It fails on many things.

    1. Its not now as it was when it was first released - mainly for students

    2. Its completely bombarded with ******** games and adverts.

    3. Its got hard core privacy issues that no one at Facebook wants to address

    4. Its got people in **** with 3rd party companies as Facebook passes on personal information to these parties - People fail to realise the Data Protection Act is different in America.

    5. Facebook only wastes your time and doesn't get you paid.

    There are far better alternatives that may end up lining your pockets

    Freelancer

    http://www.freelancer.co.uk/welcome/

    Ziggs

    http://www.ziggs.com/

    LinkedIn

    http://www.linkedin.com/

    Cofoundr

    http://cofoundr.com/

    ....

    Facebook is stuck in a historical technology - Why chat to someone on Facebook when there are dozens and dozens of VoIP services available for free? If you want to chat then why do it over the net when you can do it using real human voices ?

    :facepalm:

    Also, the majority of the Facebook population (99%) are attention seeking retards posting things like

    " I'm on a bus stop freezing waiting for bus "

    WOW! Who gives a ****? Seriously, most people who don't drive endure that **** every day. Do we feel the need to broadcast it over the net? No. Get a life sad act !

    Then you have some girls with hardly any clothes on whatsoever - Lets just call it ****Book instead shall we ? No need to go soliciting kerb crawlers, just hop onto Facebook Chat.

    Then you have the most retarded people ever playing games for hours of there lives because they have nothing better to do. WHO THE **** IN THEIR RIGHT MIND WANTS TO MANAGE A VIRTUAL ****ING FARM? SERIOUSLY! GET OUTSIDE, IN THE REAL WORLD AND DO IT !

    I'm not knocking everyone who uses facebook but so many just spend their lives on it. Take phones out with Facebook with them. Go shopping - people walking down aisles not looking where they are going because they are staring at their phones with boners that someone liked their status.

    :facepalm: The whole reason for Facebook was to SOCIALISE yet people STAY IN to go on it rather than GO OUT SOCIALISING IN REAL LIFE !

    I go on facebook and say " coming out? " The other person says yes or no and then I'm gone. See you later, no time to chat, I have a life outside of the book.

    People uploading photos of them acting like total retards on Facebook when they could just use Photobucket for albums or even keep a real photo album which is much better anyway as its something to treasure.

    People are adding people they DO NOT KNOW ! What sad individuals actually go on this retarded site ? I have had requests of total randomers from all up England, America and so on. Go away, I do not know you and come on here for 30 seconds max to arrange to go out if I can't contact someone via phone or whatever. Facebook always the last resort.

    Its why men and women hardly ever go out on dates any more. Its caused so much **** with relationships its unbelievable and the sad thing is these people actually believe the tripe being spouted on it.

    Someone changes their status to ' in a relationship' and within 10 seconds half the facebook population IS SO NOSEY that they need to know who with. JUST KILL YOURSELF AND GET REBORN INTO A NEW LIFE OF YOUR OWN INSTEAD OF NOSING ABOUT IN OTHERS.

    They are too busy looking up each other on Facebook and then get a totally warped version of the person that they don't know whether to meet them or not.

    HOLY ****! HE'S A LABOUR SUPPORTER. HE MUST BE POOR. THANK GOD FOR FACEBOOK I DIDN'T HAVE TO WASTE A NIGHT OUT WITH HIM.

    Some people want to get off Facebook and do something constructive with their lives. Its not surprising that so many are on the dole.

    This is all coming from a pre computer science student. Facebook should have been kept strictly for students to communicate or talk about university/college work etc... instead its become a virus for all the retards of the earth with nothing better to do than post daily updates of ********.

    I spend a lot of time on the computer, but I spend it doing constructive things that will make me money - web designing, graphics design, creation and so on - things that get me paid. Facebook does not get you paid, It keeps you inside, away from the real world and people spend far too much time being nosey *******s than focusing on their own lives.

    And before someone says that I'm on this forum, the reason being is the people on here are actually intellectual and you can have a decent conversation/debate with, whereas the majority of the people on Facebook are uneducated mongosapiens.
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    I think people without fb are kinda disadvantaged.. sad as it is, there are a lot of conversations/jokes/events and such that are entirely facebook-born, so people without it wouldn't have a clue what we were talking about!
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    (Original post by Gemma :)!)
    I think people without fb are kinda disadvantaged.. sad as it is, there are a lot of conversations/jokes/events and such that are entirely facebook-born, so people without it wouldn't have a clue what we were talking about!
    Most people who have Facebook are missing out.

    I go out socialising, meeting people at raves and having a laugh without the need for Facebook in any way shape or form.

    If I want a joke, I'll go out with that person and have a good time.

    No wonder so many children today can't even have a decent conversation, its because they talk through typing rather than learning proper communication skills.
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    (Original post by jb9191)
    Most people who have Facebook are missing out.

    I go out socialising, meeting people at raves and having a laugh without the need for Facebook in any way shape or form.

    If I want a joke, I'll go out with that person and have a good time.

    No wonder so many children today can't even have a decent conversation, its because they talk through typing rather than learning proper communication skills.
    I go out with my friends pretty much every day *shrugs* but there are some friends who you just can't meet up with that often. I think you'll find that most children learn how to talk YEARS before getting a Facebook..
 
 
 
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