<a href="http://beyondbridges.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/davepell.png"><img class="alignleft size-thumbnail wp-image-3213" src="http://beyondbridges.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/davepell-150x150.png" alt="davepell" width="150" height="150" /></a>A few people have asked me why I closed my FB Account over the weekend ... <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/27/business/media/how-facebook-is-changing-the-way-its-users-consume-journalism.html?utm_source=nextdraft&amp;utm_medium=email&amp;_r=0" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">this is one of MANY reasons.</a>

The quote below just strikes me as wrong – so freeing myself of that chain !

My thanks to Dave Pell and Next Draft for pointing me this way

“About 30 percent of adults in the United States get their news on Facebook, according to a study from the Pew Research Center. The fortunes of a news site, in short, can rise or fall depending on how it performs in Facebook’s News Feed.”