I do check in from time to time, and my tweets go directly into my Facebook, so I'll often get emails from FBriends about those. If I want to maintain that FBriendship, I'll go in and look at their stream. I'll look at the feeds from all of my many FBriends. And I'll troll for blodder.*
"Pollyanna Madeupname became single" was one I saw this weekend. All of Pollyanna Madeupname's many, many, many FBriends know that she was widowed or divorced or separated or broke up with her partner with just that one little update. Being the
Nope, no dirt. Just a now-single Pollyanna. Without a farm animal in sight, armed or unarmed.
*You know, fodder for the blog.
[Image from animation by Bjorn-Magne Stuestol]