Showing posts from October, 2012

Facebook Privacy Settings: A Basic How-To

We love to hate, don't we? Today is a classic rivalry football game between the Florida Gators and the Georgia Bulldogs. Not being a football fan myself, I really couldn't care less who wins or who loses, but that doesn't stop the friendly (and sometimes, not-so friendly) rivalry that exists between these two teams.

The same can be said for television shows. First, there was the vile hatred toward the Jersey Shore. But were people watching it? You betcha. Currently, there is a heated debate about the new TLC show, Here Comes Honey Boo Boo. Like most shows on TLC, it is a train wreck. Southerners (especially Georgia Southerners) complain that HCHBB gives Southerners a bad name. They argue that this show perpetuates the Southern stereotype of ignorance. But is this show being watched? Yes! Maybe they watch just so they can complain.

The point is, we like to complain. We like to gripe. But rarely, do "we" do anything about it.

Take Facebook for example. Many people…