it's obvious that no judge will ever force Facebook to stop allowing people to like things, it would impact too many people
A judge should uphold the law, regardless of how many people it inconveniences.
This is a money grab.
A summary of what is wrong with the patent system!
Lucy, you analogy breaks down because what is patented, especially in the case of software patents, is not a mechanism for achieve a result, but the results them selves: e.g. Amazon's one click patent.