What has happened to the “Like” button on our WordPress posts? Has it been abducted by aliens? Has it eloped, soon to be known as “Love”? Or has some more sinister fate befallen the “Like” button?
I miss being liked. I miss being able to like. Seriously! My emotional state is fragile. So, I give you some less well known quotes from history. I’m sure there are more, but I’m quite drained right now due to the lack of likes.
A Few Not So Famous Quotes
“Give me ‘Likes’ or give me death!”–Patrick Henry’s cousin twice removed
“I regret that I have but no ‘likes’ to give to my fellow bloggers!”–Nathan Hale or someone pretending to be Nathan Hale at an alternative Revolutionary War reenactment.
“You ‘like’ me! You really ‘like’ me!”–Sally Field upon receiving an Oscar.
“Why don’t you come up and ‘like’ me sometime?”–Mae West in a different movie than the one you’re thinking of.
“Go ahead. ‘Like’ my post.”–Dirty Harry’s less macho friend, Clean Barry.
“Han! I ‘like’ you!”–Princess Leia Organa might’ve said this before they arrived on Cloud City.
“I know.”–Han Solo actually said this, and I ‘like’ it.
“The journey of a thousand miles begins with one ‘like'”–Lao Tzu never even thought about saying this.
And there you have it. Bring back the “Like” before things get ugly-ish.
“Peace and ‘Likes.’ Peace and ‘Likes!'”–Ringo Starr came really close to saying this.