While I debate whether to write this post, I decided that it was my blog and the best place to put it. Our parents and grandparents – all had a life before Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn or even Google Plus and guess what they made real connections and some of their relationships are even thriving today! And then Social networking happened, where it was easier, quicker and cheaper to reach people for small talk, name dropping and lots of scams…..
That’s right — it’s “selfie.” If you don’t know what a selfie is, Oxford Dictionaries defines it as: Use of selfie has probably gone up from 2013 and keeps rising among celebrities as well as normal public. In the past few months alone, arm’s-length auto-photos of Mariah Carey, Kim Kardashian, Miley Cyrus, Jennifer Aniston, Nick Jonas and Chris Pratt have all gone viral. And a British poll rated Rihanna the worlds best when it comes to taking the self-aimed shot….
I love going through ZenPencils – often my favorite quotes are transformed into comic stories. The recent one about the social media generation is a new one for me, but it hits home. Many a times having lunch with my friends , I see people on their phones and I guess the zen pencil story below makes absolute sense.