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Aug 6, 2007
Dear friends,

Recently I have gotten network messages (actually, I am one of 25 friends that are receiving the same message) from friends asking me not to send "forwards", petitions, news to note, etc. I understand how they feel. I don't ask people not to send me anything because I don't want to hurt a friend, but to be honest, I do have to delete alot without reading it, because of so many duplicates.

Network messages are supposed to be an easy way to communicate personally with our friends. Activist alert shares are supposed to be used for petitions, etc.

We are all busy and maybe we should all take a moment to think before we FORWARD every news story to be noted or every petition to be signed. Doesn't it make more sense to be a little selective? Otherwise, we are spamming our friends.

We all belong to petition groups and can go to the News Network and note the stories that we really want to see reach the front page.

Please don't get mad at me for bringing this up because I think everyone is thinking the same thing. How am I going to get through all of these messages?

Kristi K

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Posted: Aug 6, 2007 11:55am

 

 
 
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\\n\\r\\nHello my C2 Family, \\r\\nFirst let me say Thank You to those of you who have so sweetly fwd my posts. You are SO AWESOME!! I will never forget your help. Anytime I can repay the favour, please tell me. Second, my Submit button has disappeared lea...
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My little Valentine, Lily, loves taking pictures. She said \\\"Mom, let\\\'s do a Valentines photo shoot, so I can send the pics as cards to our friends\\\" lol.  I can\\\'t believe she\\\'s 5 yrs old! Looking back at my 1st album of her: \\\"Lilyanna Jane, ...
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\r\nHow to spread the news\r\n02/11/14\r\n\r\nT his is really awfull, i did write many hosst announcements, but they dissapeared, luckely
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\\n   &nbs p; I am making this Share because I figure I\\\'m not the only one who had difficulty in figuring out to return Green Stars. I asked several friends and got 2 answers both of which were right.  I can\\\'t for the life of me re...