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Deja Q Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Mar-23-09 02:53 PM
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37. Linux is by and large user friendly these days (Ubuntu, wow!), but I understand...
Hell, thanks to certain software I still have to dual boot despite it all. But Linux is "there"; Ubuntu impressed the living daylights out of me.

Still, with Firefox and a solid a/v program (avoid McAfee and Norton), most of these nasties are stopped preemptively...
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  - I already maintain the meaningful relationships from my past.  Heidi   Mar-23-09 11:24 AM   #1 
  - That's pretty much my take....  SacredCow   Mar-23-09 11:38 AM   #8 
  - I very much enjoy it.  PeaceNikki   Mar-23-09 11:25 AM   #2 
  - Yeah, I should have put something between the two...  SacredCow   Mar-23-09 11:28 AM   #4 
  - I've reconnected with some awesome old friends, AND  bicentennial_baby   Mar-23-09 11:26 AM   #3 
  - Oh, bullshit. You have always loved me.  Midlodemocrat   Mar-23-09 01:49 PM   #31 
  - Nice post, Hitler  bicentennial_baby   Mar-23-09 02:34 PM   #33 
  - ...  Oeditpus Rex   Mar-23-09 02:49 PM   #35 
     - Were your ears burning?  bicentennial_baby   Mar-23-09 03:03 PM   #39 
        - Nah  Oeditpus Rex   Mar-23-09 03:07 PM   #40 
  - I'm tired it asking what's on my mind  DS1   Mar-23-09 11:30 AM   #5 
  - I bet you don't cuddle with it, either.....  SacredCow   Mar-23-09 11:32 AM   #6 
  - Did it offer you a cigarette? (nt)  Heidi   Mar-23-09 11:35 AM   #7 
  - I vote "meh"  MorningGlow   Mar-23-09 11:39 AM   #9 
  - Holy crap- it has chain-email built in?!?!?!?  SacredCow   Mar-23-09 11:42 AM   #10 
  - LOL I never thought of it that way!  MorningGlow   Mar-23-09 11:49 AM   #12 
  - Once a month I "select all" and ignore all requests  DS1   Mar-23-09 11:43 AM   #11 
  - As others have said, I've been able to reconnect with people that I wanted to.  fight4my3sons   Mar-23-09 11:54 AM   #13 
  - I don't have Facebook, nor an interest. I'm in the phonebook.  Lil Missy   Mar-23-09 11:58 AM   #14 
  - I'm reuniting with old friends through my vlog.  bikebloke   Mar-23-09 11:59 AM   #15 
  - Other: between meh and sort of regret it. I still have an account but a nasty mess in my life  blondeatlast   Mar-23-09 12:02 PM   #16 
  - That's just totally....  SacredCow   Mar-23-09 12:04 PM   #18 
  - Wow. That is beyond fucked up. I'm sorry.  Midlodemocrat   Mar-23-09 01:49 PM   #30 
  - I may end up setting one up.  Iggo   Mar-23-09 12:03 PM   #17 
  - Supreme waste of time  bif   Mar-23-09 12:15 PM   #19 
  - Yay! I have friends!!!  qb   Mar-23-09 12:24 PM   #20 
  - hate the new "twitter" look  NightWatcher   Mar-23-09 12:27 PM   #21 
  - I'm with you on that  T_i_B   Mar-24-09 06:04 AM   #52 
  - I have been to connect with people I haven't seen in years.  Jimbo S   Mar-23-09 12:50 PM   #22 
  - I like it  johnnie   Mar-23-09 01:18 PM   #23 
  - A fad  Auggie   Mar-23-09 01:27 PM   #24 
  - The only reason I have one is to get updates from a group I am interested in.  GreenPartyVoter   Mar-23-09 01:32 PM   #25 
  - Other. I have an account and I sort of just don't get it.  Kali   Mar-23-09 01:38 PM   #26 
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     - I love the word games  Blue Gardener   Mar-24-09 05:03 AM   #51 
  - Computer viruses aplenty  Deja Q   Mar-23-09 01:46 PM   #27 
  - Another reason to stay away....  SacredCow   Mar-23-09 02:04 PM   #32 
     - Linux is by and large user friendly these days (Ubuntu, wow!), but I understand...  Deja Q   Mar-23-09 02:53 PM   #37 
  - I have it and it's "meh".  Lucian   Mar-23-09 01:47 PM   #28 
  - I use it in lieu of email mostly.  Midlodemocrat   Mar-23-09 01:48 PM   #29 
  - I use it pretty selectively  wickerwoman   Mar-23-09 02:46 PM   #34 
  - The best aspect, by far:  Oeditpus Rex   Mar-23-09 02:51 PM   #36 
  - I love my DU friends on Facebook  Blue Gardener   Mar-23-09 07:37 PM   #47 
  - Seems like the future to me.  JohnnyLib2   Mar-23-09 03:28 PM   #41 
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  - Not interested. However, if someone wants to pay me I'm game.  MrSlayer   Mar-23-09 05:51 PM   #44 
  - I have one, and love it.  bigwillq   Mar-23-09 07:13 PM   #45 
  - Took some getting used to since I had written off half the people  Witchy_Dem   Mar-23-09 07:15 PM   #46 
  - facebook promotes "get in touch with your old classmates"  carlyhippy   Mar-23-09 07:47 PM   #48 
  - actually how you use it is up to you  Lex   Mar-23-09 10:17 PM   #50 
  - i like it  motely36   Mar-23-09 07:51 PM   #49 
  - I can always get in touch with my friends by email.  zanne   Mar-24-09 06:11 AM   #53 
  - My daughter left herself signed in on Facebook when she went to India ...  PassingFair   Mar-24-09 07:01 AM   #54 

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