Facebook Memories Needs To Have An “Unpleasant” Setting

Facebook memories really needs to have an “unpleasant” setting. You know, something where it remembers that a post isn’t pleasant and doesn’t offer it up years later in memories.

I just got to relive the memory of being angry over a frustrating flight delay five years ago (the sort where the flight is still listed as on time while waiting without a plane well past departure time with no information or reason). All of a sudden, I’m having a great morning.

And that is by far not the worst. I’ve heard of Facebook happily reminding people about significant others leaving/dying, diagnosis of disease, financial crash, rejections, and all kinds of other things. Thanks, Facebook!

All they need is something to tag posts as something people would rather not be reminded of. Surely they could do that.

About David S. Atkinson

David S. Atkinson enjoys typing about himself in the third person, although he does not generally enjoy speaking in such a fashion. However, he is concerned about the Kierkegaard quote "Once you label me you negate me." He worries that if he attempts to define himself he will, in fact, nullify his existence...
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