This is the time of year when many of a religious persuasion decide to sacrifice a little of themselves.
As a child, I was encouraged by my own parents to give up chocolate (and talking back in strange accents) for Lent.
It seems, though, that people have moved beyond chocolate, potato chips, and alcohol to give up an even greater fundamental-- Facebook.
For it is big news in Chicago that Christine Melendes has given up the famous social-networking outlet for Lent. It made the pages of CBS Chicago, so it must be a significant social moment.
Melendes is what they … Read more