Today is Sunday January 11th, the start of a new week and for the next 10… or so ( or less) days I will NOT be posting! One of my “personal” New Year’s resolution is to take some periodic breaks from media, blogging and social networking. So…for the next few days I will be MIA…off the Grid…taking a media vacay… but not to worry…I will be back a little later!
The term for a person who is not on a social networking site; i.e. myspace, facebook, friendster, live journal.
The Urban Dictionary defines “off the grid” as “untraceable through normal means.” (They also define it as buying a mobile phone on the AT&T Network, which I find really funny.) For some people, going off the grid is the antidote to their daily lives of constantly being connected, and it allows for a recharge or rebirth, as it were, before heading back to the grind.
Just for a little…