I finally did it. I stopped posting political rants, I just posted my photography (landscapes) but I notice I used it in the greater sense, less and less. So I was told on the phone at one time that it would cost a fee of $149 to completely wipe my account from their system when my daughter got sneaky and made a FB account.
So, in closing, I made the switch away from FB, I feel great, I'm not missing it, I'm living life. Some of you folks here on neowin have inspired others as well and for that