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    Facebook execs like 'digital gangsters' say UK MPs

    DCMS select committee report calls for social media firm compulsory code of ethics.
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    Re: Facebook execs like 'digital gangsters' say UK MPs

    Whereas politicians are digital loom-machine wreckers.
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    Re: Facebook execs like 'digital gangsters' say UK MPs

    Why does the phrase 'digital gangster' sound so funny, i wonder if they have digital splurge guns.

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    Re: Facebook execs like 'digital gangsters' say UK MPs

    Imagine being judged for profiting from liars by a collective of politicians.

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    Re: Facebook execs like 'digital gangsters' say UK MPs

    Quote Originally Posted by Corky34 View Post
    Why does the phrase 'digital gangster' sound so funny, i wonder if they have digital splurge guns.
    Because it fits within the metre of songs like Gangster's Paradise and you're already doing your own version of a 'Weird Al' with them?
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    Re: Facebook execs like 'digital gangsters' say UK MPs

    Still not on Facebook, still block anything and everything linked to it using Ghostery etc.

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    Re: Facebook execs like 'digital gangsters' say UK MPs

    Lord Zuck of the "dumb ****s"
    https://www.reddit.com/r/conspiracy/comments/86q7rm/facebook_ceo_called_trusting_users_dumb_fs/

    He must get high on seeing how much data he gathers, sells and consumes. Yet it is all meaningless.

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