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Using Facebook Lowers Your Self-Control
It's not just the safety of no face-to-face contact. "Most of us present an enhanced image of ourselves on Facebook. This positive image - and the encouragement we get, in the form of 'likes' - boosts our self-esteem. And when we have an inflated sense of self, we tend to exhibit poor self-control." The Wall Street Journal 10/02/12
Posted October 3, 2012 12:39 AM

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