Facebook Avatar Activism: What's the Point?

We live in amazing times, my friends, when changing our Facebook avatars can make the national news. When a meme catches on as big and as elegantly as the Human Rights Campaign's red equality sign avatars posted in support of the same-sex marriage Supreme Court cases this week, it deserves some special scrutiny. ...more
@kdwald I just changed mine today (since I haven't used Facebook actively in several weeks) for ...more