Every election season, it seems we find out more about our friends than we ever cared to know. We find out who is passionate and who crosses the line into bullying. We find out who stays up to date on current events and who simply spouts off one talking point that they heard while flipping channels.
It can be illuminating and educational. This year it’s all of that and more. It’s downright depressing.
According to a Facebook app that combs through your friends to tell you how many “like” Donald Trump, 24 people I know have given a thumbs up to the candidate who turned a presidential debate into a discussion about his private parts.
The app is like Pandora’s box. Once you’ve clicked, you’ll wish you hadn’t. [Read more…]