Inspired by the #PhoneDownChristmas campaign, I have spent a full week without checking my social media profiles or visiting Google. Here's what I learned during the week:
In a post of Mark Zuckerberg, where he wished him followers Merry Christmas, a facebook user asked him if he's an atheist. Zuckerberg replied saying that he's not an atheist anymore and religion is important to him.
“Don’t hate me because I’m strong, strong is beautiful. I’m not one without the other,” model Ronda Rousey says in the latest Pantene commercial.
A number of Iranian models, photographers, and make-up artists have been arrested in Iran for posting selfies on Instagram without any hijab. The operation against the models, who refuse to wear hijab, started in March and resulted in arrests of at least 170 people as of now.
Facebook is getting help from its users in identifying misleading stories through a survey it placed under the posts that contain news links.
A woman from Saudi Arabia uploaded an image of herself in social media without wearing a hijab. Some people from her own country mark it as a serious crime and claimed her to be executed!
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