I Don't Twitter

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    I don't have a twitter

    or a Facebook. I tried them but couldn't get into it. EP is about the closest thing I have to a social network. I think it's better because you can choose what relates to you and find people that share your interests, not just reading lame posts.
    thisguyisworthit thisguyisworthit
    31-35, M
    1 Response Dec 15, 2013

    It's stupid. The amount of followers shouldn't

    determine your social status. Hitler has millions. Jesus only had 12. Plus no one cares about every little detail in your life. Don't forget the snobby celebs who are to good to follow back!
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jan 28, 2014


    Who wants read everything that goes on in my mundane life? Plus I have way more exciting things to read then what you made for dinner.
    Amber6828 Amber6828
    36-40, F
    Nov 13, 2013


    Birds tweet.  I don't.  I never understood the reason for wanting to broadcast to the world what you are doing at any given moment.  You can't live it if you are always notifying everybody about it.  My live experiences are more than little one sentence announcements.  Sorry...
    KingofSwords KingofSwords
    56-60, M
    1 Response Jan 19, 2012

    Not Surprising.

    I don't need to hear from you every time a random thought pops into your head. And aside from a yet to be discovered lost tribe in the Amazon, I'm probably the only one on the planet whose never sent a text message. I have a pre-paid cell phone that stays in the glove box for...
    samedeepwater samedeepwater
    51-55, M
    Feb 27, 2013

    So Ridiculous

    at first i thought that facebook was the myspace for stalkers. now, twitter is, simply put, for stalkers. it's the stalkers' app. i dont understand the need to know what your friends are doing at all hours of the day. just send a text or call them. another problem i have with...
    Dulcette Dulcette
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 17, 2011

    You Don't Need To Know

    You don't need to know what someone is doing all the time. A lot of people I know use twitter.A physician at my office suggested that we use it in the office.  I asked him, since he's a gynecologist if he was going to twitter that he was examining a woman with a severe case...
    ImNotGood ImNotGood
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Apr 15, 2011

    No, I Really Don't

    I don't twitter. I don't think it is necessary for people to know who and what I do all the time.
    NeopolitanSkye NeopolitanSkye
    36-40, F
    1 Response Mar 1, 2012

    No Twitter.

    Does anyone actually read that stuff?
    Suze2 Suze2
    51-55, F
    Oct 17, 2013

    If you ever really want to know how much people

    don't care about your thoughts.... Join twitter.
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses May 15, 2014

    Waste Of Time

    What is the big deal with twitter? So you could post every single pointless thing that you done in your life. Besides you are better off using facebook or myspace because of line restrictions. If you want your life to be one grand public spotlight, then twitter is perfect is...
    free112 free112
    26-30, M
    8 Responses Nov 19, 2009

    I guess I leave it to the extroverts

    who need to be validated at all times by others.I don't need to let people know when I've peed, thanks. Lol <3
    truthbetold22 truthbetold22
    26-30, F
    Jan 10, 2014

    I do have twitter but I don't tweet all the

    time like other ppl do. Follow me @brattgrey Thanks! :>
    wildbeauty26 wildbeauty26
    26-30, F
    Mar 1, 2016

    Never going down the twitter route again.

    2 of my exes and their friends teamed up and started harassing me to the point where I had to delete my Twitter. Some girls, lol.
    trravis96 trravis96
    18-21, M
    Feb 16, 2014

    Twitter, Facebook, Myspace - I Hate Them All.

    Twitter, FaceBook, MySpace, all of those sites and all of the ones like them are no go zones for me. They're a waste of time to me. It's a bunch of people talking meaningless sh!t that nobody cares about. Internet forums on the other hand are good. I like them. I especially like...
    CreedenceGold CreedenceGold
    22-25, M
    Apr 5, 2012

    I don't know why I don't twitter,

    instead of letting a few hundred people know what I'm thinking, I would rather keep my thoughts to myself. That's prob why I only have family on my fb page and I rarely look at that.
    tah34 tah34
    36-40, F
    Jan 28, 2014

    No Twitter

    No twitter.... No Facebook. I just don't see the point..
    prettyInRed1 prettyInRed1
    26-30, F
    Nov 13, 2013

    I Just Don't Get It

    what is the attraction to having a twitter acount. It seems Like a more limiting version of facebook and honestly you need to ***** yourself if you care enough about other peoples basic activities to be updated on them regularily. I will never twitter because i feel it is stupid...
    ribbonsofglass ribbonsofglass
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 2, 2011
    moose73630 moose73630
    18-21, M
    Feb 19, 2014

    Social Media

    I don't Twitter or Facebook. I don't Skype either, I try to stay as private as possible. My experiences I may talk about here are very real and so are my opinions on various subjects. One reason I believe in my privacy, I say what I really feel.
    Charleen78 Charleen78
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Jun 1, 2013


    I don't twitter now. I didn't twitter yesterday. I won't twitter tomorrow. I don't like twitter. I don't understand the purpose of twitter. I have looked at twitter pages. And I mean "looked". You can't read it. I thought nothing could be worse than text-speak...
    SeriouslySappy SeriouslySappy
    51-55, F
    11 Responses Aug 18, 2010

    Not Ever! Never!

    I will never ever Twitter. No one needs to know what I am doing every single second. Only stalkers care what I am doing 24/7. If I want to tell people my thoughts I will create a blog. I see no point and that's final!
    sheepey sheepey
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 4, 2011


    i don't understand it. *shrug*
    gardenbeauty gardenbeauty
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Nov 19, 2009

    Sometimes I feel like the last remaining person

    on earth that does not tweet, Facebook, or Instagram....maybe I need to get with the times!! I don't have the time for all of that! I guess people could say, "well you have time to post on EP, so why not tweet or Facebook?".....I allot time for EP, and dropped my therapist...
    marcpsp marcpsp
    41-45, M
    Feb 15, 2014

    Who Makes Up This Stuff?

    Even the name sounds stupid, "twitter"?  140 letters should get your point across real quick. Sure, you can follow Ashton Kutcher, but will he follow you? In your wildest dreams, jelly bean. To be honest, I tried the site. It's definitely not worth all the...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Dec 7, 2009


    All you Twitter fans out there can argue me on this point- but I really don't see the reason behind the site. When Facebook came out I was more than understanding. Sure, this is a site where you can connect with people from your past that you may have lost contact with due to...
    Linxer Linxer
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Feb 18, 2010

    Twitter is the first website people look at

    when trying to find out personal information.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jun 23, 2014

    Its just too weird...

    .to me it's like a stalker site....
    redphoenix02 redphoenix02
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 1, 2016

    I Think It's Pointless

    It's basically that same little status update thingy that's on AIM, FACEBOOK, MYSPACE, MSN messenger, YAHOO messenger, GMAIL, GOOGLE TALK, GOOGLE CHAT, and whatever other social networking thing we've got going on here. and whats worse, is it doesn't even have all the OTHER...
    MissVenom MissVenom
    22-25, F
    Aug 30, 2010

    I don't want to list the things

    that bore me in shopping list bullet points for total strangers condensed into a line or two. I don't ever want to be added, tweeted or hashtagged. Brevity is not the soul of wit.
    Brangwen Brangwen
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Feb 19, 2014

    What's Twitter?

    I'm not exactly sure what Twitter is. People say follow me on Twitter. Why in hell would I want to follow anybody? If I know someone well enough to be concerned with what they're doing, I'll call on the phone or text or email. So far as celebrities who get paid to endorse...
    pentupfreedom pentupfreedom
    46-50, M
    1 Response Apr 1, 2012

    I don't have a twitter account,

    nor have I ever had one. The faze appears to be passing me by. I never understood why people think that their every thought, whim and action would be so interesting to others. What's that? You just ate a burger?! I don't care. Now you just thought about a funny incident that...
    SarcasticCommentLoading SarcasticCommentLoading
    26-30, F
    6 Responses Feb 17, 2014
    friendlydaddyny friendlydaddyny
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Mar 22, 2015
    andywei andywei
    31-35, M
    4 Responses Mar 19, 2014


    I have no idea about twitter. It came out when I was no longer in school so I couldn't pick up on it from the other kids, and I dont watch tv at all. I don't really even know what twitter is to tell the truth.
    Arorin Arorin
    22-25, M
    10 Responses Jun 7, 2010

    Why For God's Sake?

    Why would I twitter and why would I want to have a profile on Facebook or Plaxo or whatever? EP is for me the most appropriate way to enlarge my circle. I prefer a person to person conversation over public exposure.  The kind of exposure this site offers me fits me...
    moreandless moreandless
    56-60, M
    6 Responses Feb 5, 2010

    Too old, hell I don't

    even know what the thing is used for. Just too old I guess
    say81 say81
    51-55, M
    1 Response Feb 4, 2014

    Bird Seed

    Time is valuable and always has been. FaceBook is where I keep in contact with old classmates and some of my friends that live far away, not even on a daily basis. How do people find the time to waste on posting Tweets all day?? I am thinking these people really crave...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jul 18, 2012

    I Don't Get It

    I don't get this obsession with Twitter. What the hell is it suppose to be? People like to talk about it and I just sit there clueless. The only thing I know about Twitter is that famous people like to use it and it's mainly he celeberities I hate. It's more usless then Facebook...
    PureEvil PureEvil
    18-21, F
    Feb 2, 2012

    HonestLy ...

      I dont have twitter I dont even know what the hell is twitter lol Im not trendy or fashionable I dont care whats in or out I do care more about how ppl feel It might not real but at least its not obsession  
    DollyDiva DollyDiva
    26-30, F
    5 Responses Jun 10, 2009

    I do have a Twitter,

    but I don't use it.
    ChrisM98 ChrisM98
    18-21, M
    Jan 26, 2016

    Just Like With Commercial Radio...

    they said "who would pay for a signal sent to nobody in particular", I consider Twitter a text message sent to nobody in particular with a very limited amount of information per message.
    Oopdrok Oopdrok
    36-40, M
    Nov 14, 2013

    Whats the use of tweeting?

    Pretty much every tweet I have read makes no sense at all. I only signed up for Twitter because I thought you can talk to celebrities on there but I was totally wrong by that, I wished a couple of celebrities a happy birthday but they didn't respond so I never used Twitter again...
    Tagstar2000 Tagstar2000
    16-17, M
    2 Responses Dec 22, 2015

    What's the point, pretty asinine to me.

    Plus if I didn't care what people thought while I was on Facebook why would I care what they think in fewer characters on Twitter?
    deleted deleted
    Dec 21, 2015
    AsmaAhmed15 AsmaAhmed15
    31-35, F
    1 Response Dec 14, 2015


    It seems kind of odd to me. I don't think anyone cares to know what I'm doing ALL the time... and if they do... that's weird. I don't know. i don't get it. Not for me. But I wont say anything about people who do... just weird to me. :
    Sghetti Sghetti
    22-25, F
    1 Response Nov 16, 2009
    Unknownimus Unknownimus
    22-25, F
    Jul 8, 2014
    ThunderWaffles ThunderWaffles
    22-25, F
    Oct 8, 2014

    I Don'T Twitter

    I don't twitter because tweeting is for birds!
    palooka68 palooka68
    46-50, M
    Oct 11, 2013


    51-55, F
    Jan 6, 2016

    I don't really c the point?

    ?? I don't twitter!
    deleted deleted
    Aug 22, 2015

    I Just Don't Get It

    I Don't Understand Why People Use Twitter??!I Mean Facebook Has The Chance To Update Your Status And Explain It So Why Have Coversations Over Statuses That Have A Word Limit Of Under 200 Characters? Surely You Cant Say Everything To Someone in This Space?I Signed Up To It (only...
    DarkenedAngel DarkenedAngel
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Nov 7, 2011

    I don't think I'm anywhere interesting enough

    for people to be updated daily on.
    Addison87 Addison87
    26-30, M
    1 Response Jan 21, 2014
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