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NEW FACEBOOK SEXUAL CONTENT LIMITS

In December of 2018 Facebook instituted new Community Standards to limit all “sexually explicit or suggestive” content. This has resulted in photos being removed even though the women were fully clothed – they just looked sexy!

This will limit the display of stolen photos used by scammers against men. It may also limit other kinds of content covering other subject areas. We have long predicted that this year would see the increased limit on what anti-scamScam A Scam is a confidence trick - a crime -  is an attempt to defraud a person or group after first gaining their trust through deception. Scams or confidence tricks exploit victims using their credulity, naïveté, compassion, vanity, irresponsibility, or greed and exploiting that. Researchers have defined confidence tricks as "a distinctive species of fraudulent conduct ... intending to further voluntary exchanges that are not mutually beneficial", as they "benefit con operators ('con men' - criminals) at the expense of their victims (the 'marks')". A scam is a crime even if no money was lost. groups can display. This is evolving and we will comment as new information becomes available.


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Isn’t That Special

No sooner than we learned about this but we received a notice from Facebook. We recently had a photo (see actual photo below) of Brianna Lee removed from our Adult Video Stars Stolen Photos page on Facebook.

Obviously, adult stars are being used to lure and scam men. But Facebook’s new community standards prohibit any suggestive content at all, even as innocent as this photo.