It’s a nice world out there!

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http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/lookout/boy-instagram-suicide-letters-strangers-145849130.html

As a mom, I worry about the big bad world my kids will be stepping into when they grow up. We hear about people with twisted minds that walk into schools, prayer houses, malls, homes, movie theaters and take down innocent lives. And then, there are everyday struggles like fitting in at school, Continue reading

With great social media power comes great responsibility

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http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2012-11-08/features/ct-tribu-social-media-voice-power-20121108_1_amyguth-and-scottkleinberg-social-media-media-tips-column

I have always been a big believer of watching every word I type before I press “Enter”. This article from the “Lifestyles” section of “Chicago Tribune”, discusses the pros and cons of taking your grudges out into the social space. Though the writer’s context is a restaurant tiff, I think we could all use the message that most conflicts are best resolved face-to-face, not the other person’s face to the world, way.

What do you think? Is it okay to fight it out online if you are offended by an employee at a restaurant/movie theater/some other public place?