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Lent 2012: A Reflection on giving up Facebook, profanity, and AdBlock

Being raised Catholic, it is customary that I give something up each season of Lent. Previously, I have given up such things as television, video games, profanity (swearing/music/video/etc), shaving, all forms of sex, and meat. And, in one season, all of the above at once! This season's primary item was Facebook. Facebook When I first told people about this, they seemed surprised. The reactions I received were along the lines of "oh wow," implying that the notion of daily life without Facebook

Being raised Catholic, it is customary that I give something up each season of Lent. Previously, I have given up such th...

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