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Published:December 17th, 2010 11:59 EST
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World's Oldest Facebook User: Lillian Lowe, 103, Of England

By Robert Paul Reyes

"A 103-year-old British woman who may be the world`s oldest Facebook user said she regularly browses the Web site on her iPad.

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Lillian Lowe of Tenby, England, said she uses the Facebook app for the iPad to keep in touch with her 34 friends, including seven grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren, The Sun reported Wednesday.

`I love it -- it`s very exciting. It`s a wonderful way of finding out about things,` she said of the iPad`s Facebook capabilities. `I recommend it for any grandparents to keep in touch with family.`"

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I predict that in a few days Lillian will go from 34 friends to over 34,000. Who wouldn`t want to be friends with the world`s oldest Facebook user?

What`s really sad is that Lillian has almost as many friends as I do, of course she`s going to leave me in the dust in a few days.

Apple shouldn`t blow this opportunity, they should feature Lillian in a TV commercial. It might inspire old folks to get with the program and buy an iPad.

If you want to becomes a friend of Lillian, I`d suggest you do it now, she`s no spring chicken and who knows how much longer she will be with us.

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