Jacson Querubin January 9, 2013 7:39 AM

I hope people discover that’s all this “social” sites is just a waste of time… go live..

they live?

cassiel January 9, 2013 10:49 AM

Another technique, reported a week or two ago, is to create a new Facebook group, add the intended target as administrator, and then post material which contravenes Facebook’s terms and conditions. Voila: all administrative accounts for the group are disabled.

Rusty January 9, 2013 11:09 AM

All the experimental indications are that you only need an obit with a vaguely similar name. No need to fake, just google. Maybe they’ll tighten it a bit now, but it appears this has been an open issue since at least 2009.

Dave January 9, 2013 12:34 PM

There’s a flip side too, a Facebook user who was a personal friend died (at a tragically young age) and the reminders from FB were upsetting to some. That issue was resolved, though. All-in-all there’s a balance and I think social media are useful even if not ideal.


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