[A great chewy snack to deliver a serving of veggies and half serving of fruit on-the-go, Fruit and Veggie Roll-Ups are vegan, sugar-free, gluten-free, grain-free, dairy-free, egg free, soy-free, nut-free, yeast-free, and low glycemic. Suitable for Stage 2 and beyond on an anti-candida diet.]
If you’ve ever read a post on a news service or gossip site (who, me?) and been appalled at some of the negative comments that appear, you’ve probably also contemplated how certain people are abetted in their vitriol by the fact that the internet is more or less anonymous.
Readers (and writers) in today’s virtual world can assume aliases, pretend to be one gender or the other, or keep their location secret if they choose. In fact, as long as you have a computer and an internet connection, you can interact freely online and no one can detect your location. (Well, unless you actually tell them. Or unless your kid’s friend posts it on Facebook. Or unless they’re a creepy hacker-troll-stalker who digs up the details of your IP address and discovers that information on their own).
Even though I don’t conceal where I’m from, turns out that people are often surprised to learn that I reside near Toronto, in Canada. Not only do I live here, but I’m even a proud Canadian. Despite our many problems (socialized healthcare, anyone? Excessive politeness? Highest raccoon-to-human ratio in the Western world? WINTER IN ONTARIO?), I love my country and really do think it’s one of the best places to live on the planet (except for, well . . . WINTER IN ONTARIO).
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