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Old 06-12-2019, 01:09 AM
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So, how many of us are now connected on Facebook?


I don't know how to keep stats, but I'm willing to believe that I'm connected to at least 20 of you farging bastages now on Facebook.

The thing is, I love you folks. You enrich my life.
I am connected to one very right-wing member who was previously banned, but I keep him around for laughs.

So, how many Dopers are you connected to on Facebook? Do you like them personally? I know I do, mostly.

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Old 06-12-2019, 03:37 AM
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For me, perhaps a half-dozen. Some no longer post here, but they did once.
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Old 06-12-2019, 07:28 AM
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Over 50 current or former - in fact, more Dopers than family members. But some rarely or never post, which makes me wonder why they set up FB accounts in the first place.

For the most part, I do like them - otherwise I wouldn't have friended them. There are a few who tend to (IMHO) over-post certain things, but it's easy enough to ignore that. And frankly, for the most part, Dopers are far more interesting than some of my family members.
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Old 06-12-2019, 08:03 AM
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I only have one. I used to have a couple more, but they neither post here or use Facebook any longer. But the one Doper I still have on Facebook is probably my favorite poster here, so it's all good.
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Old 06-12-2019, 08:35 AM
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Unless my friends on Facebook are secretly members here, then I have zero.
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Old 06-12-2019, 09:36 AM
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I have three current and one former. The one former was a troll but we actually became pretty good friends and chat online during the day. The three current members I'm friends with on FB are super top-notch people
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I'm Facebook friends with people from other online channels I've been more socially invested in and it's possible that there's some overlap there, but I don't know of any.
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Old 06-12-2019, 10:04 AM
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None. I only follow family and a couple close friends. My friends list is at 32, that's enough for me. My wife has over 200 and can spends hours a day keeping up with all the posts. I look at FB about 10 minutes or so a day.
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Old 06-12-2019, 10:08 AM
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I'm one of those fargin iceholes who doesn't Facebook.
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Old 06-12-2019, 10:33 AM
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Only friends and family. If I don't know your name, you are not a "friend."
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Old 06-12-2019, 10:46 AM
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I'm one of those fargin iceholes who doesn't Facebook.
Me too. I have not logged on since just after my mother passed away two years ago. I do not trust Facebook to protect privacy or, in fact, do anything correct.

I may log back on if somebody posts a deepfake of Mark Zuckerberg fucking himself. Other than that, they don't need any more of my personal information than they already have and get from people other than me.
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Another person who doesn't use Facebook, here.
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Old 06-12-2019, 01:15 PM
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I'm yet another non-facebooker. I'm of the opinion that if people want me to know about them they have to put in the work to make it happen. And similarly if Facebook wants to know everything about me they have to ask Amazon.
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Old 06-12-2019, 02:26 PM
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I think two who are active and a few that are no longer active around here. I only have one who I don't know personally, though I met the others from here years ago.
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Old 06-12-2019, 02:37 PM
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About ten, although one has left the Dope.

If you want to add me, https://m.facebook.com/azcardsfan?ref=bookmarks
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Old 06-12-2019, 04:45 PM
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About ten, although one has left the Dope.

If you want to add me, https://m.facebook.com/azcardsfan?ref=bookmarks
How did you bookmark that?
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Old 06-12-2019, 04:46 PM
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None as far as I know. Mainly family and friends.
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Old 06-12-2019, 05:27 PM
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I'm Facebook friends with a moderator. Bow before me!
Also probably a half dozen others, all through various sports-related things - fantasy leagues or baseball sims - but most aren't very active on the Dope anymore.
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Old 06-12-2019, 05:39 PM
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I am fb friends with 2 or 3 Dopers. I really only interact with one of them on any kind of regular basis however.
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Old 06-12-2019, 05:52 PM
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A bunch, including the OP and a few that posted here.
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Old 06-13-2019, 09:28 AM
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I am friends with a few, including the OP. I typically find their posts the most interesting on my feed although there is not much interaction besides liking each other's memes.
There is one moderator who is extremely active on facebook and it is near impossible to ignore him
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Old 06-13-2019, 10:13 AM
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I am friends with a few, including the OP. I typically find their posts the most interesting on my feed although there is not much interaction besides liking each other's memes.
There is one moderator who is extremely active on facebook and it is near impossible to ignore him
*Clicks "Show fewer posts by NN"*
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Old 06-14-2019, 10:48 AM
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I’m not on FB. Taiwan has another social media that I’m active on.
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Old 06-14-2019, 11:43 AM
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I have many Friends and followers on Facebook.
I am certain several came from here.
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Old 06-14-2019, 05:04 PM
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One.
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Old 06-14-2019, 05:14 PM
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I'm one of those fargin iceholes who doesn't Facebook.
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Another person who doesn't use Facebook, here.
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I'm yet another non-facebooker. ....
Ditto.
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Old 06-15-2019, 12:26 AM
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I must have about 30 or so. When friend suggestions on FB show that I already have ten or fifteen mutual friends with the potential new friend, I know they're likely Dopers so I hit the friend button. And as far as I can recall, these requests are almost always accepted. Following Idle Thought's profile is one big reason this situation so often comes up, because his profile is like a Grand Central Station of current and former SDMB members.
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