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Deactivating Facebook

Sorry Facebook, But I Think We Need Space

Murray Rosenbaum | Posted 08.09.2014 | Teen
Murray Rosenbaum

I deleted Facebook. Well, sort of. I deactivated Facebook. Regardless, it's still big for someone my age to do so.

Facebook 'Friends,' Not Friends

Michael Shammas | Posted 01.19.2013 | College
Michael Shammas

What snapped? I don't know. What I do know is that my mouse clicked the "deactivate" button, and for a moment I thought I'd finally mustered up the courage to delete my pixelated existence forever.

Why I Never Activated My Facebook Account Again

Paniz Khosroshahy | Posted 09.24.2012 | Teen
Paniz Khosroshahy

I had allowed Facebook to create a huge sea of publicized, wasted emotions all tangling in each other, to change the meaning of words and make them all more superficial.

Not FBO (Facebook Official) Anymore

Elizabeth Krupka | Posted 09.17.2012 | College
Elizabeth Krupka

About eight weeks ago I had one of the roughest breakups I thought I would ever have to go through. Tears were shed, memories felt lost, and I felt so lonely. The worst part? Clicking deactivate.

I Don't Know What You Did Last Summer

Mary K. Moore | Posted 12.12.2011 | Technology
Mary K. Moore

Forget relationship status updates or enviable vacation photos. If you really want to create a buzz on Facebook, deactivate your account. That's what happened to me this summer when I pulled the plug.