Are you friends with yourself on Facebook?

vicki May 3, 2010
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Tried to research this with no luck. I am on my own friends list on Facebook. I do not have 2 accounts. The reason I noticed this, I did see a status saying Facebook has been hacked, and if you are on your own friends list, delete yourself.

I do not fuel the warnings that circulate on Facebook from time to time. I did not post anything until I figured out what this actually is. As far as the hacking theory, I don’t believe that. I would like to know, however when and why this appeared. Probably something to do with Facebook and how they are changing things around.

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  1. Taty
    May 4, 2010 at 5:40 am

    Wow Vicky. Never even heard of that. Thanks or the education.

  2. Steve Campbell
    May 4, 2010 at 5:08 am

    I didn't know this was even possible. The first thing that came to mind when I read your question was that it was some kind of Facebook virus. These things get caused a lot of different ways, most notably through installing sketchy applications and clicking on links through bizarre message chains.

  3. vicki
    May 3, 2010 at 9:38 pm

    I finally submitted this to Snopes. And I got my answer!

    • Aibek
      May 6, 2010 at 8:29 am


      Thanks for sharing the link with us as well. It's the first time I have heard about this.