Most people do ask Questions about themselves.The answer would be the same either way. Why would it make a difference?
So if you replace "I" with "you" then it's a general question not relating to your experience. Is this question an exception to that rule or is this an issue your "friend" is experiencing?
Read your own question at the top of the page. According to your rule, this question is not about you.
i consider myself like 'archie' from rock n rolla.. stupid needs to be slapped.. how else does it learn? oO
Yes, I have similar issues. I guess I'm awkward and misunderstood virtually as well LOL