About the Dorks on Facebook
[xx] Vodka: Badd a/f
[xx] Coke : Your Cute
[xx] Sprite : I Would Date You
 7-Up: I Dated You
… Rootbeer: We Dont Tlk No More
 Dr. Pepper : I Miss You
[xx] Kool-aid : You Should Text Me
xx Redbull : We Should Talk More
 Fanta : Needa Chill
 Gatorade : I DISLIKE You, So Why You Liked This ?
[xx] Diet Coke : You Cool Ppl
 Iced Tea : Your Pretty
 Tapp Water: Ugly a/f
Both genders make their insecurities naked: a boy makes such a post a status waiting for girls to “like” it and the girls eagerly wait for the boy’s opinion of them. Could this be an analogy? Well let’s revisit the color line; the Black experience is one that confronts the White racist fabrication of Black identity. Born into the necessity to not act “Black,” to be taken seriously, Black youth can get too used to dependency. Here is where the low self-esteem comes in. Suppose a girl gets “Tapp Water” chance is that she will attempt to become “Vodka”. That poor girl will never develop her Self, instead a person she did not imagine for herself will mature. They become something like…
We have to start valuing ourselves at an early age. A weak ego always ends up being a fool. “[Like]” statuses are really dorky.