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This article was published on May 31, 2011

Does Facebook Hurt Relationships? [Infographic]

Does Facebook Hurt Relationships? [Infographic]

Have you ever broken up with someone on Facebook? I’ve seen the pain it causes. The early “Cancel Relationship” that leaves one person stunned and the other with 100 new Likes on their wall. Relationships are hard enough with just two people working them out, but when the whole world can peer in and become involved, Facebook can take its toll on love. See how Facebook affects you and your relationships here:

For the record, I’ve never been in a real Facebook relationship (a joke with my best guy friend from high school aside) and it’s saved me from a lot of additional heartbreak and anxiety. I *highly recommend* avoiding the Facebook relationship status until it’s state regulated.