The Best 6:52 Minutes I Spent Online Tonight

I really wanted to embed this, but it wouldn’t cooperate so here’s the link. Very inspiring! This is a social media platform and mission that I can fully support – listen to the CEO’s statement and you will see why. https://tv.gab.com/channel/a/view/keep-the-faith-get-on-gabcom-5ff907c24468dbdab3e4bf16

Another Social Media Shake-Up!

I’ll make this short and sweet. I was on Mewe a couple of years ago, soon after it started, and it was ok except that hardly anybody used it. A few days ago I wanted to get involved in a ukulele group again (as I had been on FB) so decided to see if Mewe …
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My Gab Experience

Aaaaand this is the third and final post in my Social Media Revisited series. The first and most important thing I want to say about Gab is this: DON’T believe everything you hear! This is especially true when considering Gab. I like to say that Gab is what you make of it. I did touch …
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Social Media: Its Role In My Life, pt. II, with BONUS – Being A Social Site Newby

This blog is a big part of my answer to my issues with social media, with the goal of posting my content here rather than in a half-dozen or more other places. Everything that anyone is used to communicating with me about will be in one place. That is, so far, resolving my growing resistance …
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Social Media: Its Role In My Life, pt. I

I’ve been involved in social media before it was called that, starting in the 80’s on one of those 300 baud cradle modems to find “evidence of life” as I thought of it, then CompuServe, local BBSes, then the IRC. Social media has become something that nobody could have dreamed of 30+ years ago! And …
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When Will We Speak Up?

One of the social sites I like a lot is Gab. It reminds me of the old IRC of 30 years ago, which we called the last frontier – those were fun times! And we took the First Amendment to the Constitution literally. Though it has yet to be legally overthrown, its guarantees are being …
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