Florence Detlor may have been born when William Howard Taft was president, but at the moment she is social media's it girl.
Facebook has confirmed that out of nearly 1 billion users, she is the oldest registered user of the social-networking site at 101 years old.
Detlor brushes off the recent media attention. "It's a matter of circumstance, it just happens to be that way," she said.
The centenarian signed up for Facebook two years ago, after taking a computer class at a community center near her home in Menlo Park, Calif. She has friended around 700 people, but has uploaded only about two dozen photos to her profile.… Read more