Ok, I LOL'ed @ this hub

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  1. Shadesbreath profile image83
    Shadesbreathposted 8 years ago

    http://hubpages.com/hub/My-LoveHate-Rel … y-Computer

    This hub has all the right ingredients for a fun, light, and laugh out loud read.  It's true, it's unique, and the narrative voice is delightful.  Have fun.  smile

  2. raisingme profile image80
    raisingmeposted 8 years ago

    Thank you for putting this link on forums.  What a hoot and something we've all experience at one time or another.  Just a great hub!

    1. Shadesbreath profile image83
      Shadesbreathposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Yeah, Stan is pretty hilarious.  I just read his last four and they're all pretty damn funny.  He just amused the crap out of me for a half hour or so.  I love being amused.  big_smile

  3. prettydarkhorse profile image62
    prettydarkhorseposted 8 years ago

    thanks for the post Shades, very funny!

  4. Shil1978 profile image92
    Shil1978posted 8 years ago

    Thank you Shades for posting this. Really funny. Good to read hubs by talented writers such as Stan.

    1. Shadesbreath profile image83
      Shadesbreathposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      It was too funny to just comment on and move along.

  5. profile image0
    4youreyesposted 8 years ago

    That was a great hub to read  lol It sounds like a something that everyone goes through,but not everyone can put into such great words.

  6. travelespresso profile image80
    travelespressoposted 8 years ago

    He's a great writer and I laughed til I cried!  Thanks for posting this link SB.

  7. Stan Fletcher profile image71
    Stan Fletcherposted 8 years ago

    Thanks everybody.  Especially you, Shades.  I really appreciate it.

    1. Joy56 profile image76
      Joy56posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      you will be getting lots more followers, it looks like, too tired to read now, i will come back to you tomorrow.

    2. Shadesbreath profile image83
      Shadesbreathposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      My pleasure.  Something that funny has to be seen, and nobody will be Googling it.

      Frankly, I'm still working on figuring out how to make a more reader friendly suggestion to HP.  HubHopping is interesting.  But there has to be some algorithm that could tabulate word count to time spent on page, then factor in comments and thumbs up... all done by hub category... to create a reading list or something so that gems like this one don't sink so quickly into the sea of marketing stuff.  I see written all the time by the big earners not to worry about hubpage views.  "It's search engines that count."

      And that's great. But, what it ignores is that there ARE hubpage readers, so if we could find a way to index the reader friendly stuff FOR people who DO come to HP to read, then we (HP) could present a more reader friendly face that not only generates HP readership, but members and, therefore hubs.  Imagine a writing site that actually values content that READERS like and not just spiders.  Just a thought.

      Not sure how it would work.  Maybe they'll hire me and put me to it.  big_smile

      1. raisingme profile image80
        raisingmeposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        Personally, I think that is an awesome idea!

  8. NaomiR profile image88
    NaomiRposted 8 years ago

    Awesome hub -- thanks for sharing.

  9. wilderness profile image96
    wildernessposted 8 years ago

    Thanks, Shades and Stan.  A very good way to start the morning, by reading something like that hub.  tongue

  10. rebekahELLE profile image85
    rebekahELLEposted 8 years ago

    thanks for posting this link. loved it!! big_smile 
    we've all felt the same way, haven't we?!

    I shared with my followers and posted to facebook.

    1. Shadesbreath profile image83
      Shadesbreathposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      THAT is cool.  I never even think of Facebook.  I have one, I just never use it, so it never occurs to me.  BUt then, I am the worst SEO person on all of HP.  [sigh]

  11. lorlie6 profile image83
    lorlie6posted 8 years ago

    WONDERFUL, Shadesbreath!  Thanks for the recommendation. 
    smilesmilesmile

  12. KCC Big Country profile image86
    KCC Big Countryposted 8 years ago

    Thanks for the recommendation Shadesbreath! I have been a follower of Stan for awhile, but just haven't been keeping up with my reading of hubs lately.  It was a fantistic hub!  I'll have to keep up more with Stan.

    1. Shadesbreath profile image83
      Shadesbreathposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      I know.  I turned off my notifications a long time ago, so I have to keep up with people manually.  I suppose it's better that way, because I read them in chunks and get sort of a "theme" going on the days I have time to read.

  13. KCC Big Country profile image86
    KCC Big Countryposted 8 years ago

    He just published a new one and I was the first one there to comment.  LOL

  14. Ohma profile image72
    Ohmaposted 8 years ago

    It earned a blog post from me. Wow that is really funny. Thank-you Shades for sharing.

  15. mythbuster profile image79
    mythbusterposted 8 years ago

    It's a great hub, Shades - thx for bringing it to our attention. I made sure to comment and "up" it, for sure.

  16. Lisa HW profile image65
    Lisa HWposted 8 years ago

    What a great piece of writing. I loved it.  smile

  17. katiem2 profile image59
    katiem2posted 8 years ago

    I so relate to that LOL smile LOL smile LOL smile

 
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