Social media killing off friendships

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Social media killing off friendships

Postby plwk » Thu Apr 11, 2013 5:28 am



Rudeness and throwing insults are cutting online friendships short with a survey yesterday showing people are getting ruder on social media and two in five users have ended contact after a virtual altercation. “The world has changed and a significant proportion of relationships happen online but manners haven’t caught up with technology,” Grenny told Reuters on the release of the online survey conducted over three weeks in February. More here
Bhikkhus, if you develop and make much this one thing,
it invariably leads to weariness, cessation, appeasement, realization and extinction.
What is it? It is recollecting the Enlightened One.
If this single thing is recollected and made much,
it invariably leads to weariness, cessation, appeasement, realization and extinction.

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