A reminder of why I think deleting old posts on social media is important: "I don’t think they have much value going back months and years. I never read through years of tweeting history! This only benefits your enemies, never your friends." alexschroeder.ch/wiki/2017-04-

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@kensanata I agree with you about the power dynamics at play in social media, and the value in deleting.

But as a counter-argument consider this thread (birdsite warning), which has a pretty good description of how search can be useful to you in your life.

I'm wary of blanket statements about what should be remembered & forgotten ... they are complicated, and a big part of what make us who we are.

Also, if you haven't run across it yet I think you will enjoy this book: press.princeton.edu/titles/943

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