I must admit at times I wondered why I was still on xanga. I wondered if I was even making a difference anymore. I wondered if anyone would notice if I was gone.
Then I went to Starbucks tonight to buy a hot chocolate and I noticed they had brand new furniture.
Exactly one day after I posted about the crappy furniture there, they replaced it. Here is the link: Link And they replaced it with all leather seats.
Then I noticed an article on buzzfeed. They were talking about our old favorite social networks and where they were now.
They mentioned xanga and my site:
They took a screenshot of my article titled “The White Man’s Burden” on Top Blogs and mentioned it was the top post for the day. Here is the link: Link
It just hit me how awesome it is that people went from thinking of xanga as an old shrinking social network to thinking we are a bunch of racist. And it just warmed my heart.
Clearly I really am making a difference.