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Why I Don't Use Facebook

Tales From SYL Ranch isn't on Facebook for ethical reasons.  While I am forced to use Twitter for advertising purposes, it frankly rather sickens me.  However, as the "Herb Tarlek" sitting on my shoulder reminds me: sometimes it's about the eyes, and you do what you have to do.

The reasons for my not using Facebook (and using Twitter only for marketing) are spelled-out in this video.

Frankly, Facebook and Twitter are brainwashing you.  They do this by intentionally getting you hooked on a dopamine rush.

I urge you to drop the platforms except for notification of things like posted videos, etc.  If you use it for almost any other purpose, you are in danger of becoming hooked.

For a particularly good scientific explanation, I refer you to:

Facebook and Twitter are Brainwashing You