New Facebook Friend: England's Ivy Bean, Age 102
RENEE MONTAGNE, host:
And the original Facebook has a new special member. Our last word in business is the oldest person on Facebook. Ivy Bean is 102. She joined after she heard about a 97-year-old member in France. Ms. Bean uses Facebook to post news and video about herself in her nursing home in England.
Yesterday she competed in her home's over-75 Olympic games and won a gold medal. I love being online, she told a British newspaper, and it beats writing with a pen.
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