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Why We Unfriend

A new study pinpoints the Facebook status updates that irk us to the point of no return.
Source: Dado Ruvic / Reuters

In the 1997 movie Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion, the two title characters, worried that they haven’t done anything noteworthy to share at said reunion, decide instead to lie and claim they invented Post-it notes.

Their story quickly unravels, of course, but had the movie been made a decade later, even the very

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