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Today, Facebook has over half a billion active users (Facebook Press Room, 2010), making it the second most visited site on the Internet, right behind Google (http://mostpopularwebsites.net/). Just under Facebook is YouTube, Wikipedia comes in at #7, and rounding off the top ten is Twitter. The problem is, throughout even the top 50 websites, zero were sites dedicated to education.

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DeSummary-Response: FinalThe Internet: A Double-Edged SwordToday, Facebook has over half a billion active users (Facebook Press Room, 2010), making it the second most visited site on the Internet, right behind Google (http://mostpopularwebsites.net/). Just under Facebook is YouTube, Wikipedia comes in at #7, and rounding off the top ten is Twitter. The problem is, throughout even the top 50 websites, zero were sites dedicated to education. Looking at these rankings brings to light a truth that scares me; the Internet is not being used as a means of acquiring knowledge. In fact, it's doing the exact opposite, providing the people of the world a distraction from real life and a way for students to effectively ignore the lessons they're supposed to be learning.The article by Professor Michael Bugeja, "Facing the Facebook," discusses the trend of technology in the classroom becoming mor

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