Facebook has killed our curiosity
It was supposed to be my 20 year High School Reunion on Saturday night, but it was cancelled due to lack of numbers. Out of 104 people in my graduating year, only 11 registered for the reunion.
I found myself wondering why? Apparently previous years there had been a great turn out. Was my year just not close or not interested? No – because I still see about 40 people from my year on an annual basis. So is this why? Do we see enough of each other that we don’t need a reunion? No – because there are another 60+ people I haven’t seen for over a decade. And my sister said to me “Facebook has killed reunions. People aren’t curious because they know what everyone is doing via social media”. Read more →