2017 isn’t a good look for Facebook.
Mark Zuckerberg’s “tour America” routine has drawn mocking, eye-rolling, and speculation he’s making a run for President.
That wouldn’t be so bad if the FBI weren’t actively investigating Facebook’s role in the last Presidential election. And that wouldn’t be so bad if Zuckerberg hadn’t called the idea that Facebook had an impact on the election “crazy.” And even all that wouldn’t be so bad if Facebook’s “algorithms” hadn’t pushed fake news and conspiracy theories the morning after the Las Vegas, Nevada shooting.
Facebook-- a company that knows as much, if not more, about us as Google’s search engines or Amazon’s eavesdropping Echo and fessed up last year to miscounting video views -- is just daring you to trust it at this point...