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A friend posted a Reagan quotation on Facebook recently, and I noticed something odd about it. So I posted the same quotation — and got the same result:
It seems that Facebook associates Reagan’s cautionary comment about overweening government with a need to be “educated” about vaccines for the Wuhan coronavirus.
This may seem counterintuitive to the budding young fascists of Facebook, but this is not going to make me more favorably disposed toward the Wuhan coronavirus vaccines. An overreaching government is a vastly greater danger than this virus.
More appropriate would be to slap a label on every COVID-19-related Facebook post:
Click here for more information about how
excessive and unchecked government has killed
scores of millions of people over the past century.
Now that would be a valuable public service.Published in