When I post here,
a link is added to both LinkedIn
I do this both to get my post out there,
and to have a place where people can comment.
What I did not expect was to have Facebook translate automatically.
My friend Bob remarked on Facebook,
“Laughing that FB auto translated that.”
When I asked what “that” was,
my friend Amanda replied “on the contrary my brother.”
And I don't know how I feel about that.
I specifically choose that title,
but Facebook goes and translates it.
I wasn't expecting that.
And it's not like people are incapable of highlighting the phrase and doing an Internet search on it.
Am I complaining about crutches again?
Is this pandering to “stupid Americans?”
Are my posts translated to English if they're aren't?
I'm seeing posts in non-English with an option to have Facebook translate it.
It might be the “smartphone” Facebook application does this automatically.
I don't know,
I don't have the Facebook application on my phone to check.
I wonder that Facebook will do to the title of this post?
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