Reply to post: You and I can say whatever we want

Facebook's inflection point: Now everyone knows this greedy mass surveillance operation for what it is

the Jim bloke Silver badge
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You and I can say whatever we want

and the celebrities can say whatever their handlers tell them, but behind all the outrage and the posturing, the politicians and regulators will be hearing that FB or Google or the russians used this data to intervene in politics AND IT WORKED.

They are incapable of ignoring that, and the possibility that their opponents ( who are functionally indistinguishable from outside their own grubby little corner ) would use it and gain an advantage.

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