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Do you think social media, like Facebook and Twitter, is a positive or negative influence? Why?

Published: Monday, March 4, 2013 3:19 p.m. CST • Updated: Monday, March 4, 2013 3:19 p.m. CST

“I think it can be both. It’s great to share pics with family and friends but people also can write things they wouldn’t say to you in person.”

Rebecca Wilson, Princeton

“I have mixed feelings. Some things are good but people post garbage.”

Rita Dunlap, Princeton

“Facebook is good because you can stay connected with old friends. Twitter is good because you can follow your favorite organizations. Both can be bad because people abuse the right to post whatever in cyberspace.”

Maddy Ellis, Princeton

“It depends on how people use it. People use Twitter to say what they feel like. Facebook has a lot of drama.”

Kristyn Bettner, Princeton

“I think it’s very good for family and friends to stay in touch but it can be negative with people who aren’t mature enough to respect other people.”

Nicole Wheeler, Tiskilwa

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