In real life, it is sometimes easier to have a difficult conversation with someone over the telephone, or even in a letter, rather than face to face. Is it merely the physical distance that gives us more confidence to speak our minds? Maybe it’s the fact that our facial expressions cannot be scrutinized.
For whatever reason, it seems that we tend to feel more comfortable with expressing ourselves when our audience is at arm’s length. In fact, with the advent of social media, we have turned this type of communication into an art form. Our social customs are rewriting themselves. What we couldn’t fathom doing in real life is entirely acceptable online. This is where this video comes in, demonstrating quite comically how different our online life is from our real social lives.