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Wish you could shush an annoying Facebook friend?

You could always hit the “unfriend” button, but doing so might seem a bit extreme—and hey, what if they find out? Luckily, there are a few of ways to keep marginal Facebook pals at arm’s length without cutting them off altogether.Read More