Socialization is an entirely different animal these days. When we were younger we would spend most of our waking hours hanging out together shooting the breeze – face to face – or in the case of my sister on her Princess phone for hours with her girlfriends. Bottom line – we were engaged in personal dialogue where we would read each other’s reactions and respond accordingly. Today, not so much. Socialization occurs through technology – it’s not really personal anymore. To read a great article on the subject – Click here.