“Most Honest Web 2.0 Commentary” contest results

The winner is Ted:

I started using Twitter in the first place because it made me feel like people cared. Web 2.0 gives you this impression that everyone wants to cuddle with you. Fact: prominent figures in Web 2.0 only care about you so that you’ll invite them to your startup’s VC-funded launch party with an open bar. The worldwide group-hug is an illusion.

To this end, not only am I deleting my Twitter account, but I also fiddled with the privacy settings on my Facebook profile. I’m not one of the privacy-out-your-ass Reddit types, it’s just that nobody cares. And if nobody else gives a shit, neither do I.

I’ve been tossing services because I wound up with too many roll-over minutes.