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Social media used to be good but it's turning bad nowadays, I stay off it.
 
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I find it fine on this site, but I'll be damned if I can handle Facebook. I went there yesterday for a rare visit to say Happy Birthday to an old buddy I've known since childhood. Just doing that little thing freaked me out, and I was of course thinking damn, why am I that paranoid?
 
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Social networking can be both/either good and bad, it depends on what purpose you use it for and how you use it.

Personally I stay away from things that have a negative impact on me - choosing what to expose my mind to somewhat helps.

Also find research with reason on chosen topics/knowledge helps to have a better understanding - gaining an open outlook encourages reassurance instead of fear.
 
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