I just read another ridiculous Facebook status update. My girlfriend shaved her husband's back and then posted before and after photos. There was thick black hair in places there really shouldn't be and I promise you—it was not pretty. But this was one of those Facebook moments that seem to occur daily and not just with this one friend.
Facebook is a virtual high school of grown-ups engaging in the same behavior they were years ago. Daily, I encounter friendship and relationship drama, unfounded rumors, public humiliation and one-upmanship among peers on Facebook—just like it was in high school. So, how do I tell your so-called "friends" to quit their annoying behavior without totally offending them?
A letter to my Facebook friends:
Facebook is a social network where we get to stay in touch, post photos, laugh, invite each other to events and so much more. But what it’s not, and what it should never be, is a place for any of these things ...