If I cared to have a myspace page I would love to be "your friend". But I don't. Does that mean I'm not cool enough to see your pictures?
"Cool" is a four-letter word.
Don't be dismayed. This is "par for the course".
Many of us use MySpace extensively, but due to its massive popularity, many choose to only let friends view their profiles and/or photos. This for privacy and to protect against (porn, band, viagra) spam. Frequent users of MySpace know this, but those who aren't on it may feel left out. It's unfortunate, but part of the reality of the Internet. It's very easy to get on MySpace and use a nickname so you can protect your identity. I'm "Phrazz" for instance (Do not accept substitutes!