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How to Explain the Facebook Cellphone Sharing Scandal to Your Norm Friends

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Late last night, while Betabeat was pretty much killing a heartfelt rendition of Smells Like Teen Spirit at this janky Chinatown karaoke joint, we got an email from a norm friend. “I know I’m late to everything but did you guys know that Fbook is now publishing your phone numbers and all of your friends. Nit, you should write about it! To make them stop you have to do this . . .” she wrote, followed by a set of instructions you may have seen cropping up on your friends status updates recently.

If you too have a norm in your life in the middle of a privacy freakout, here’s how to explain it to them. Read More