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What if Facebook suddenly disappeared?

I am facebook user, seriously every. single. day.
I have lots of pictures and memos that i saved for few years and today i just look out them and couldn't help wonder that what if this will be suddenly gone?
and as you all know, that is one of the most frequently used tool for communicate with people or sometimes just for their selves (i mean 'people').
I want to hear your opinions! :)

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    Apr 8 2013: My son's grades will improve. Otherwise the world will be pretty much the same.
  • Apr 6 2013: Facebook is one way to communicate with others, but unfortunately too many think it's the only way. There is a world out there beyond the digital world and there is so much to see and experience that will never be able to be seen and experienced on a computer or cell phone. Technology is simply a tool that will never match our creative minds. We create the tools and yet, too many of the tools are now creating the ways we live our lives. Stop and think. Are the tools of technology controlling your life or are you in charge of the tools?
  • Apr 4 2013: If Facebook were to disappear, my life would still go on. Remember the previous days before Facebook, Twitter, and Friendster existed? We were doing okay during those days. Even if it disappeared, this world would be doing okay as well.
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    Apr 2 2013: I checked Facebook is still there. There goes wishful thinking.
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    Mar 30 2013: Life would be better
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    Mar 30 2013: I was "talked" into signing on FB. I stayed with it until about the second day. I spent the first four hours on the site getting shovels to those folks playing farmville. The next morning was spent reading short postings and people going shopping. Did you know that a gallon of milk is cheaper at the CVS than at WalMart? On the second day, I quit.
    Since I have heard of stories where people have posted comments and pictures that have brought them all kinds of pain and suffering.
    I see FB as an opiate of the masses. I see the seas raising from global warming, viruses infecting whole populations, farm lands turning into deserts, erupting volcanoes and tsunamis flow over the lands and most of us will be tied to their PCs, I pads or I phones posting shopping trips on FB.
    • Apr 6 2013: So why not use FB for social change? If the masses are using FB in silly ways...don't feel you have to follow them, use FB in a way that it's meaningful to you and find others that think like a leader not a follower.
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        Apr 6 2013: Social Change? FB is liken to a flock of chickens, just clucking and picking at dirt. Unless one chicken... say ... is torn when laying an egg and showing blood. Every chicken in the flock will peck that chicken to death.

        Haven't you seen some indiscretion posted and thousands of comments so mean spirited and inflammatory that defy any description of humanity?

        No, FB brings out the stupid and you can't change stupid. Count me as an ignorer.
        • Apr 6 2013: There any examples of Twitter and Facebook social activism. Why not follow these sites?
  • Mar 29 2013: We can only hope. That being said, life would move on. Look at the iterations of the internet and their communication. Facebook was not the first, and will not be the last social media site.
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    Mar 29 2013: Life goes on! In my world, it IS NOT the "most frequently used tool for communication with people". If you are concerned about losing photos and memos, I agree with Fritzie....back them up.
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    Mar 29 2013: Doesn't matter.
    At certain point of time people do get fed of a thing which they use most often. I dint mean all but few may be.
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    Mar 29 2013: I look forward to the day!!
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    Mar 28 2013: If you are worried about losing those photos and memos, back them up.
  • Mar 28 2013: If you like find out it would be like to be without Facebook, just do it....go one week without facebook...just post something on your site like: "on vacation, see you in a week." Social networking is the other world in our lives, we need to balance what we do in the physical world with what we do in the digital world.
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    Mar 28 2013: Who cares