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munsi
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Post by munsi » Fri Oct 19, 2012 6:48 am

This status is to raise awareness. Specifically, awareness of my awareness. It tells you I care about social justice, and am politically aware, and does so in the most efficient possible way.

The most efficient way being the way in which I don’t have to actually do anything.

I won’t give time, I won’t give money. I’ll change my Facebook to reflect a contemporary social issue, and it’s unreasonable to expect me to do more.

Copy this to your Facebook if you believe things, but not strongly enough to come up with unique phrasing.

And thus: Increase your Facebook status.

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Post by strawman » Fri Oct 19, 2012 3:54 pm

'Like' is a 4-letter word.
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Post by PureChance » Fri Oct 19, 2012 5:06 pm

This made me laugh. Well written.
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Post by ROU Killing Time » Sat Oct 20, 2012 6:02 am

munsi wrote: Copy this to your Facebook if you believe things, but not strongly enough to come up with unique phrasing.
Epic win.
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Post by Jib_K » Sat Oct 20, 2012 12:37 pm

An age where social media speaks louder than actions? Fun times...

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Post by Loren Eaton » Sun Nov 04, 2012 2:56 am

I believe Tom Lehrer's "Folk Song Army" deserves a mention here (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yygMhtNQJ9M).
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