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Old 03-23-2018, 06:33 AM   #16
still says videotape
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I've been guilty of over-sharing on Fook. Any way to keep in touch that excludes face to face is a win. I didn't really care about data going for targeted products cuz that has actually been useful, but I didn't realize an ever more creepy political system wanted me as a product, stupid in retrospect.
If you would only recognize that life is hard, things would be so much easier for you.
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Old 03-23-2018, 07:07 AM   #17
Encroaching on your decrees
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I use it. I have a geographically wide spread of friends and family I like to keep in touch with. Sometimes I like and share stuff that amuses me. I rarely do the quiz things, and never if they want me to log in with my fook details.
I firmly believe that once you start interacting with anything online there are no secrets if someone wants to find something out. And there is no such thing as a free lunch, so on fook you are the dinner for somebody. So no, I'm not more bothered than I was before.
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Old 03-23-2018, 07:19 AM   #18
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It's not so much what you share about your own life, but more what you look at, like, and comment on. And how much time you spend looking at different stuff.
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