Posts tagged "facebook status"

This Union Isn’t Official ‘Til I Update My Facebook Status To Married

Wait just a second, Pastor. This marriage isn't official because you, a diamond ring, and the State say so. It's not a done deal until we hit pause on the ceremony, take out our Blackberrys, and change our respective Facebook statuses to say "married." Oh yeah, and while we've got our phones out, we're gonna…
By: Simcha / December 7, 2009

11 Reasons Facebook Is Really Dead

A new Vatican website, Pope 2 You, has launched, and on it you'll find an application called "The pope meets you on Facebook." Yes, the pope is on Facebook. The Vatican is using social networking tools in an attempt to reach young believers. But you can't "poke" him or write on his wall,…
By: Annika Harris / May 22, 2009

Facebook Is A Double-Edged Sword

Some Average Joe ending his marriage isn't newsworthy. Similarly, someone changing their Facebook status isn't remarkable. But when these two events combine, we take notice, especially when the wife is unaware her marriage is over, and dozens of others find out before she does. One day, Neil Brady of Lancashire, England updated hi…
By: Annika Harris / February 12, 2009

What Your Facebook Status Says About You

The other day, when my 57-year-old mother asked if I could show her how to set up a Facebook profile, I realized just how pervasive the site has become. Unlike most of its competitors and predecessors, Facebook attracts users from a wide range of ages, backgrounds, and walks of life. As likely as you are…
By: Wendy Atterberry / November 12, 2008