If you still think that posting bogus disclaimers on your social media profile is going to protect you from the terms of service that all users are subject too, there’s probably no hope for you ever being a coherently informed human being.
If Facebook wants to use your content in some way you don’t like, your only options are to stop posting altogether or just to simply quit Facebook.
Comedy Central’s John Oliver summed things up brilliantly last night:
Facebook Privacy Hoax DebunkedTHE FACEBOOK PRIVACY PROTECTION MESSAGES ARE HOAXES! WATCH THIS VIDEO TO HEAR JOHN OLIVER EXPLAIN HOW TO ACTUALLY PROTECT YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION.
Posted by Last Week Tonight with John Oliver on Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Oliver’s message even resonated with Facebook’s very own Mark Zuckerberg, as evidenced in the screenshot below:
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