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plumsauce - 9:19 pm on Dec 1, 2007 (gmt 0)
What amazes me is that it wasn't instantly obvious to Facebook management. What were they thinking? Are they so out of touch with the real world that they thought this would go over as anything but a lead balloon?
The bigger problem (even more than this) is simply the fact that he doesn't have the business experience to negotiate and optimize business deals. There's nothing wrong with that either - he's got his whole life to learn how to do it right.
It amazes me too.
But, being 23 is no excuse.
Notice that the users of the same age range recognised the problem as it related to them personally.
All he had to do was use the golden rule, "do unto others ..."
In other words, "would this be acceptable to me as a user?"
It amazes me how multi-million dollar properties are constantly jumping off a cliff without much thought other than how "cool" some "feature" is going to be.
Do thousand dollar bills have some mind altering chemical in the printing ink? It seems to have a common effect on all those who possess them. At least Paris Hilton is easy on the eyes :)