Facebook (pt. 538)

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Re: Facebook (pt. 538)

Postby Goat Boy » 14 Dec 2017, 12:53

Half the time I'm conversing with others BCBers I'm moaning about....other BCBers
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Re: Facebook (pt. 538)

Postby Your Friendly Neighbourhood Postman » 14 Dec 2017, 14:38

Goat Boy wrote:Half the time I'm conversing with others BCBers I'm moaning about....other BCBers


Fair description of real life.

Just substitute "BCBers" with "people".

There you go.
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Re: Facebook (pt. 538)

Postby sloopjohnc » 19 Dec 2017, 00:19

!!VAPRANT!! wrote:
Toby wrote:I guess there is the aspect of employers looking at your facebook profile and thinking "well, I don't think we'll employ you" - but that's down to what people do with their profile.


Now that really interests me. And I overheard a couple of suits on the train the other day talking about just that. They were recruiting.


I've looked on Facebook to see what junior recruits profiles look like. if they're too stupid to not have a photo of them doing bong hits made private, then I would think twice about hiring them.

I know it's their own personal business, but at a certain age you don't want to put that shit out there for the world to see.

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Re: Facebook (pt. 538)

Postby sloopjohnc » 19 Dec 2017, 00:21

Goat Boy wrote:Half the time I'm conversing with others BCBers I'm moaning about....other BCBers


The last fucking people on earth I want to hang out with on Facebook are BCBers, Now Playing excepted.

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Re: Facebook (pt. 538)

Postby sneelock » 19 Dec 2017, 00:23

but I just prepared a lovely fried baloney sandwich, don't you want to see it?????
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Re: Facebook (pt. 538)

Postby never/ever » 19 Dec 2017, 08:53

sloopjohnc wrote:
The last fucking people on earth I want to hang out with on Facebook are BCBers, Now Playing excepted.


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Re: Facebook (pt. 538)

Postby sloopjohnc » 19 Dec 2017, 17:15

Sneelock wrote:but I just prepared a lovely fried baloney sandwich, don't you want to see it?????


That came out more harsh than I meant. What I meant was BCB is for talking to BCB folks. I have other friends I connect with on Facebook. I'm kinda picky about BCB people on Facebook.

Can I have that baloney sandwich now?

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Re: Facebook (pt. 538)

Postby sloopjohnc » 19 Dec 2017, 18:12

I used to post 99% of the albums I played in BCB's Now Playing but it got down to me and Tom Waits for No One and that's about it.

I like Facebook's Now Playing. A lot of it's the same people - me and Machuki, but there's some non BCBers that post interesting stuff.

And they can comment or like selections. I like that added feature.

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Re: Facebook (pt. 538)

Postby The Beatles » 19 Dec 2017, 19:52

The fun never stops over on Facebook, eh? :lol:
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Re: Facebook (pt. 538)

Postby sneelock » 19 Dec 2017, 19:57

Yeah, but Facebook “Now Playing” is so ‘wham bam, thank you m’am’.
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Re: Facebook (pt. 538)

Postby sloopjohnc » 19 Dec 2017, 21:27

!!VAPRANT!! wrote:The fun never stops over on Facebook, eh? :lol:


Compared to the 10 or 12 people who post here almost every day?

I don't know if you want to go there. I don't have to get off of Facebook because someone has been an asshole.

I've had to do it twice in the last month on here. And they haven't even been jerks to me.

Just jerks.

And I try to avoid those sometimes.

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Re: Facebook (pt. 538)

Postby The Beatles » 19 Dec 2017, 21:41

I understand!
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Re: Facebook (pt. 538)

Postby Minnie the Minx » 19 Dec 2017, 21:52

Get a ROOM!
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Re: Facebook (pt. 538)

Postby The Beatles » 19 Dec 2017, 22:02

:shock:
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Re: Facebook (pt. 538)

Postby sloopjohnc » 19 Dec 2017, 22:02

!!VAPRANT!! wrote::shock:


Third time in a month.

Adios.

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Re: Facebook (pt. 538)

Postby Minnie the Minx » 19 Dec 2017, 22:17

!!VAPRANT!! wrote::shock:


:P

Oh come on. It's CHRISTMAS!
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Re: Facebook (pt. 538)

Postby The Beatles » 19 Dec 2017, 23:04

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Re: Facebook (pt. 538)

Postby Goat Boy » 20 Dec 2017, 11:11

sloopjohnc wrote:I used to post 99% of the albums I played in BCB's Now Playing but it got down to me and Tom Waits for No One and that's about it.

I like Facebook's Now Playing. A lot of it's the same people - me and Machuki, but there's some non BCBers that post interesting stuff.

And they can comment or like selections. I like that added feature.


Oh God Facebook Now Playing is the WORST.

Where did all those plebs come from?

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Re: Facebook (pt. 538)

Postby The Beatles » 20 Dec 2017, 11:24

ooohh good tunes

oooh post the cover!
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Re: Facebook (pt. 538)

Postby fange » 20 Dec 2017, 12:49

I find FB, and all social media for that matter, massively over-rated as interactive and fun places. Of course you can learn some interesting stuff, keep in touch with people, be creative in different ways, etc. But they can also become extreme time-wasting exercises, and bring out some of people's most shallow and neurotic traits. I tend to spend as little of my precious free time on there as possible, just a 10-minute a day cruise. BCB is better.
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