Posted at 16:39h
in Pro-Life Commentary
I spend quite a bit of time on facebook.
A lot of people think that facebook kills real social interactions and isolates people. In effect, they say, it really dehumanizes personal relationships.
Is this true? Probably in a lot of cases, but not always
Is facebook Really So Bad?
My dad recently sent me a cartoon from the New Yorker
. It's two guys sitting at a bar and one says to the other: "I used to call people, then I got into e-mailing, then texting, and now I just ignore everyone."
The same could be said about facebook. It can be alienating, for sure. And yet, I'm still on facebook quite a bit...
No, most of it is not playing farmville! Most of it is directed at spreading the pro-life message.
I'm a big proponent of using things in our everyday lives to change the culture. It's easy to get distracted and think that to have any impact, we really need to do some BIG thing.
Nope. Not true.
Big things work sometimes, but