Say It to My Face, Not on Facebook!
What to do when your “friends” mock your status updates.
Posted Tuesday, April 3, 2012, at 1:57 PM
This week, Slate's tech columnist Farhad Manjoo and Dear Prudence advice columnist Emily Yoffe debate the question: Should you confront a Facebook friend who seems to be mocking your posts with her own sarcastic or combative status updates?
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Farhad Manjoo is Slate's technology columnist and the author of True Enough: Learning To Live in a Post-Fact Society. You can email him at email@example.com and follow him on Twitter.
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