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Old 05-15-21, 05:07 PM  
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Okay - granted I’m kind of a cranky pants these days and I’m sure a lot of people wouldn’t find my Facebook posts fascinating, but what’s up with everyone posting close ups of their faces using whatever it is that softens their features and changes eye color, etc. and then, of course, everyone posts “You’re so beautiful!” blah, blah. And then they do it again the next day and the next and the next. Drives me nuts.
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Old 05-15-21, 05:19 PM  
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Okay - granted I’m kind of a cranky pants these days and I’m sure a lot of people wouldn’t find my Facebook posts fascinating, but what’s up with everyone posting close ups of their faces using whatever it is that softens their features and changes eye color, etc. and then, of course, everyone posts “You’re so beautiful!” blah, blah. And then they do it again the next day and the next and the next. Drives me nuts.
I agree!!!! You're so not a cranky pants!
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Old 05-15-21, 08:45 PM  
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Ok, full disclosure, I admit I am definitely a cranky pants.

I'm at the point that I have no idea why I even look at Facebook since I've blocked so many people for various reasons and many of the ones I haven't blocked don't often post anything I'm interested in.

**Sigh**

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Old 05-15-21, 09:15 PM  
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I didn’t realize the photos were augmented at first. One person posted a photo of her little girl and I couldn’t believe how beautiful she was. I mean, she’s really cute in person, but I was in awe of how great the Facebook photo looked. Then I kept seeing photos like this and I finally realized they’re fake. Well, they’re enhanced. But to me they’re fake. I have to keep reminding myself that not only does everyone only post happy/good things, what is posted is highlighted beyond realty.
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Old 05-15-21, 09:45 PM  
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what app do they use to enhance their photos? I've seen snapchat (that one is a few years old).

i use DH's facebook account to get access to VF Roost and other marketplace pages, so I'm out of the loop on these new features.
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Old 05-15-21, 10:06 PM  
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Huh. I've never seen anything like that. My FB friends don't do that.
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Old 05-16-21, 10:06 AM  
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what app do they use to enhance their photos? I've seen snapchat (that one is a few years old).
I've never seen anyone use that app on FB either. Curious.
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