"FACEBOOK, TWITTER"...The "New" Monkey On Our Backs?...You Be The Judge!
By Paula Hathaway, REALTOR, LBA, ...A Local Expert in all The Hamptons
(Douglas Elliman Real Estate)
"FACEBOOK, TWITTER"...The "new" Monkey on our backs?...You be the judge! This is a post inspired by Mario Jannatpour today when he wrote his post: Are Facebook and Twitter killing America? My response to his post was: "I think I see your post as an analogy of what is happening in this country--and I agree. Symbolically, the Twitter, Facebook crowd are looking at life entirely through the lens of "social" networking, not through the lens of hard work, including manual labor. The trend to be a part of the Internet realm without having to participate in the physical act of creating goods and products or even offering services that may mean income for the average American, has made us all a little less aware of the real hard work that it takes to stay afloat. We are losing out to the...