Slate: Why Don’t You Like Us?

Slate: Why Don’t You Like Us?. “Beginning on June 6, I spent 10 days not logging onto Facebook…. It was easily the longest amount of time I had logged out of Facebook since I joined in 2006, and the team in Menlo Park did not let me forget it. The network sent me a series of bewildering emails—17 messages in nine days—to tell me exactly what I was missing. In the process, Facebook made a better argument for its own irrelevance than I ever could.”