Saturday, September 4, 2010

Facebook, How I Love/Hate thee


I am addicted.
I thought I would never be a FB person. If fact I couldn't really even figure it out in the beginning. Now I am a loser who knows about peoples lives from Facebook posts. It is usually funny little tidbits that make me laugh. I enjoy keeping in touch with people I live too far away from and sharing quirky photos of the kids.
Never did I image some of the bad stuff that would come from it. As everyone knows I am going through a divorce and I actually had to walk away from Facebook to avoid the drama and crazy talk I was receiving. I still get a random comment when someone reads about Mr. FB but I just say-I don't want to hear it. "Back in the day" before you knew about every thought and movement I think things were much easier.
Basically the Internet has become a weapon for people in my situation. Luckily I have not had to deal with this too much myself. I just have to deal with the gossip mill which is in high gear in our area because it is such a small town.
On the flip side, I have connected with some people which have brought me some laughs and entertainment so I guess there is a good and bad side to everything. So if you want to share some laughs, chat away with me but if you plan on bringing your swill take it somewhere else.
Happy Facebooking!

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Race Results

09/07/07 Main Street Mile 11:44
05/18/08 YPD 5k 52:57 17:05
06/14/08 Walpole Village 5K 35:27 11:26
06/21/08 Mashpee Fun Run 34:21 11:05
07/19/08 Mashpee Woodlands 36.49 11:52
08/10/08 Falmouth Road Race 1:29:31
08/25/08 Women Running Wild 35:40 11:30
10/25/08 Mashpee Firefighters 37:47 12:10
05/02/09 Cape Abilities 5K 34:59 11:17
05/17/09 YPD 5K 36:41 11:50
08/09/09 Falmouth Road Race 7mi 1:37
10/31/09 Mashpee Firefighters 5K 37:15 12:00
09/11/11 Main Street Mile 12:31
10/29/11 Screech to the Beach 5K 39.13 12:20
08/12/12 Falmouth Road Race 1:34:24 13:29
05/18/14 YPD 5k 44.25 14:17
06/1/14 June Jog 4mi 1:04 16:00
08/17/14 Falmouth Road Race 1:42:04 14:35
09/27/14 Girly Girl 5K 37:24 12:02
10/26/14 Pell Bridge Run 4mi 48:41 12:10
11/27/14 Turkey Trot in VA 5K 35:22 11:23
12/06/14 Jingle Jog 5K 34:42 11:11
03/29/15 Thomas Guinta Memorial 5K 34:14 11:03
04/19/15 St. Margaret's 5K 31:11 10:21
05/17/15 YPD Blues 5K 34:58 11:17
06/07/15 Newport 10 Miler 1:56:09 11:36
06/20/15 Mackenzie's 5K 33:55 10:54
08/17/14 Falmouth Road Race 1:33:51 13:24
10/31/15 Screech at the Beach 36:19 11:40