“To continue, we need you to provide your phone number. This quick security check helps keep Facebook a community of real people who connect and share using their real identities.”
After many months of uncontroversial usage, this is the message that marketing data-scraper Facebook now places before me, as a requirement of further entry. The “alternative” mode of “verification”? Sending them an image of my government issued photo ID! ROFLMFAO.
This is the end. Facebook is not getting more free marketing data from me.
As the late, great Blackadder once said, “Bye-eee…”