Recognizing that Facebook was interfering with their lives offline, some students have taken steps to kick the habit, reports the New York Times. Recently, Halley Lamberson, 17, and Monica Reed, 16, juniors at San Francisco University High School, made a pact to help each other resist the lure of the social-networking web site. "We decided we spent way too much time obsessing over Facebook, and it would be better if we took a break from it," Halley said. By mutual agreement, the two friends now allow themselves to log on to Facebook on the first Saturday of every month--and only...

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