Facebook Made Me Do It

“The fact that the world is going to see you increases the risks you are willing to take. We see this all the time on social media in protests, and the same is true for graffiti. It’s performative.”

More likes increase the likeliness to share. Ship dangerously.

Equally valid:

“Social media makes it easier to share acts of stupidity. But people have always been, and will continue to be, stupid, with or without the tools to share.”

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By Wells Baum

Wells Baum is a daily blogger who writes about Life & Arts. He's also the author of and four books.