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Jon Stewart on Facebook: Transparently Hypocritical

Like this: Last night, Jon Stewart skewered Facebook for its transparency double-standard.

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I haven't been very invested in the Facebook privacy controversies thus far. I don't share much through the site, and my pictures from college aren't that bad anyway.


But with the announcement that Goldman Sachs is working its special brand of financial black magic to help the social network get around SEC disclosure rules, it's hard not to conclude that radical transparency is less an philosophical commitment for Zuckerberg and more just a business imperative. Jon Stewart does his thing.