How Fictional Is The Online World?

Most of us would never think about our social media profile not being real. But when you think about it, that’s just what it may be. Many point to the fact that most of the photos and comments submitted to social media only shows the positive side of life. But what about friendships? Some say that true friendships are based on shared real-world experiences, and not on sites like Facebook. Yet, people continue to flock to it, perhaps because of the control it allows them to have over how their lives, hobbies and personalities are presented to the world.  Others choose not to be connected, often because of some of the reasons cited above.

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