This valedictorian ended his speech with ” I have two things to say. Number one- Go make something out of yourself and number two- It’s selfie Sunday… SMILE for Instagram!”
From my Pinterest folder- Extreme Mom- This and That.
Reason #2 Zillion- Why it totally sucks to be a teenager in TODAY’S society-
Facebook, Twitter, Instagram.
Everybody has one.
Your friends friends business is in YOUR face as soon as you log on.
Blame the six degrees of separation theory– the theory that everyone and everything is six or fewer steps away, by way of introduction, from any other person in the world, so that a chain of “a friend of a friend” statements can be made to connect any two people in a maximum of six steps. (As defined by the all-knowing Wikipedia)
Possibly the age of too much information.
A detailed photo replay of the entire event that you weren’t invited to is delivered directly to YOUR iPhone through your friends friends.
Unintentional thoughtfulness or something like that.
Of course a person has the right to invite whomever they chose to their social functions.
Exclusion just stings a tad more when it’s publicized.
It’s the new frosty era of IN. YOUR. FACE.
It’s ironic that teenage girls, the world’s most overly-sensitive creatures can also be the coldest and most insensitive.
I’d rather shovel cow manure with my bare hands than have to endure the social injustices of being a teenager in today’s society.
As parents, we’re helpless spectators obligated to relive and endure every excruciating moment.
If I had one wish, it would be to change bodies with my teen like Anna in Freaky Friday.
Mean girls beware.
I would set things straight.
Payback would certainly be a bitch for a select few.
A mom can dream…