Is Facebook killing high school reunions?
Who cares! I mean, it could be:
“People have told me that now that they are on Facebook, they don't feel the need to go to the reunion,” Sullivan said.
While Facebook and other social networks have been a godsend in helping reunion organizers [track] down classmates who have strayed over the years, they also cut the other way.
All the evidence in the article is anecdotal, so here's some more anecdotes for the mill: I heard that something like a half-dozen people showed up at my 10-year high school reunion (out of a class of 300) but I attributed that low number to the fact that most of my classmates still lived in southern Maine and could keep track of each other without a reunion. It's possible that the internet had something to do with it, I guess. See? The anecdotal evidence is overwhelming!
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