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(19 Posts)
babybabyboomed Tue 06-Sep-16 18:16:02

Just that really. Should I be snooping and stalking?

Omgkitties Tue 06-Sep-16 18:17:20

I do it all the time wink

Isn't that the whole point of Facebook grin

KC225 Tue 06-Sep-16 18:18:48

One of my favourite pastimes and I have only been on Facebook since moving abroad

babybabyboomed Tue 06-Sep-16 18:19:15

It seems I know more about people I do t know than those I do hmm

Minniemagoo Tue 06-Sep-16 18:20:23

A look very now and then at random acquaintances fine.
Repeated checking of exes/enemies not so good from your mental health point of view. If you have a need to find info on someone secretly you are giving them way too much head space. Move on.

Danglyweed Tue 06-Sep-16 18:24:33

Oh absolutely, i love a good stalk.

thebakerwithboobs Tue 06-Sep-16 18:30:28

Oh I bloody love a good stalk-it's like hitting the jackpot when you find someone you want to stalk AND they have barely any privacy controls on there. Hours of fun!

c3pu Tue 06-Sep-16 18:32:40

I have a thorough stalk of anyone I may be about to become acquainted with. Helps you make sure they are what they say they are LOL

icelollycraving Tue 06-Sep-16 18:35:42

It is perfectly normal!
I have a separate account for it too.

takesnoprisoners Tue 06-Sep-16 18:58:41

Please set up a separate account for snooping. Accidents happen and Likes and friend requests get sent. wink

babybabyboomed Tue 06-Sep-16 19:02:59

Oh my god. A separate account? I'd never even thought that you could do this......archers

EddieHitler Tue 06-Sep-16 19:04:10

I've just started doing it (very late starter), just looking up old friends and acquaintances, it's great fun.

I do worry that people will know I've been snooping, but not enough to put me off doing it.

icelollycraving Tue 06-Sep-16 19:27:22

They may well get a people you know suggestion which if your number isn't in their phone,generally suggests a bit of stalking.

Coconutty Tue 06-Sep-16 19:41:38

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

namechanger1981 Tue 06-Sep-16 19:43:18

I love it. Can spend a whole day delving into someone's life that I don't even know ha ha

Often Tue 06-Sep-16 19:43:21

Seperate account all the way

Secretmetalfan Tue 06-Sep-16 20:06:24

Ooh I'm going to set up a separate account now

Mari50 Tue 06-Sep-16 20:09:44

It depends. I think if you are stalking ex's or their new partners that it's best if you don't- block them if you don't trust yourself because you aren't going to read anything that will cheer you up. If it's someone you fancy, an old school mate/enemy or just someone else's friend who looks like they have an interesting life then go ahead.

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