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‘Dating’ Site Imports 250,000 Facebook Profiles, Without Permission

How does a unknown dating site, with the absurd intention of destroying Facebook, launch with 250,000 member profiles on the first day?


You scrape data from Facebook.

At least, that’s the approach taken by two provocateurs who launched this week, with profiles — names, locations and photos — scraped from publicly accessible Facebook pages. The site categorizes these unwitting volunteers into personality types, using a facial recognition algorithm, so you can search for someone in your general area who is “easy going,” “smug” or “sly.”


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Comment by TL Winslow
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Mark Zuckerberg is in the early stages of becoming the new Emperor Caligula, the Beast and Antichrist of Revelation 13:16-18. So, why keep using Facebook? One day it will close the trap and you will be kaput. Flee the ZuckerBeast!

The reasons to close your Facebook account now: