Life Online vs. IRL

July 19, 2010

So I saw the Facebook Movie trailer at the theater this weekend (prior to watching Inception).  The theater was deathly silent afterward.  To me, it seemed like an indication, at least from this audience, that there was a certain discomfort with how Facebook has come to dominate our lives.  But those are our online lives, not our real lives…Or is there really a difference now?

I read a very interesting article last week that was just a quick read then, but ever so poignant after seeing this movie trailer and the reaction of the viewers…  Take two minutes and have a look (at least read the 10 reasons part of the article if it’s two long).  Top 10 Reasons to Stop Apologizing for Your Online Life

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