Bob Lefsetz: Facebook is for Oldsters

Love getting these little email blasts of unvarnished truth from Bob Lefsetz each day – from this morning’s note:

Oldsters are about yesterday.

Youngsters are about today.

Documenting your entire life history, building a timeline, a shrine to yourself, so that the people you grew up with will be impressed? That’s for baby boomers. Their children want nothing to do with it. Kids are for living, oldsters are for dying…

And if you want to know what a kid’s up to, going to their Facebook page will tell you very little.

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