Facebook avoids making money through advertising

I tried to  ‘Promote Group with an Advert’ under a group I’m the admin of on Facebook.
“Your account has been disabled. All of your adverts have been stopped and should not be run again on the site under any circumstances. Generally, we disable an account if too many of its adverts violate our Terms of Use or Advertising guidelines. Unfortunately we cannot provide you with the specific violations that have been deemed abusive. Please review our Terms of Use and Advertising guidelines if you have any further questions.Permission Invalid — You do not have permission to create adverts on that account.”

I guess they make so much money already to care about their only source of revenue.

My friend drinks too much diet soda: the negative effects of Aspartame

Aspartame is blindly consumed by many of my friends. Most of them don’t want to get fat. One of them wants to be able to drink soda constantly throughout the day (I’m guessing he gets full from normal soda after the first 12, I’m writing this for him).
NutraSweet, the great-tasting, low-calorie artificial sugar substitute [...]

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My friend with non-hodgkins lymphoma

Hey everyone!
A dear friend of mine, in fact my best friend, is having a stem cell transplant on Tuesday.  He’s 34 and his name is Michael.
He doesn’t know that I am writing this.
Mike found out he had non-hodgkins lymphoma 4 years ago.  He’s gone through a bunch of experimental treatments.  Work has been tough but [...]

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Brand identity for startups: the logo

“Can you make me a logo?“  I have had this request three times this week.  It turns out that one of the requests came from a pre-launch startup.  I know the founders, understand their vision, and have worked with them for several months brainstorming, etc.  Fulfilling their request was easy.  I understand their target market, [...]

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My first haircut in LA

Well, this is weird, but several people asked me to post pics of my haircut and I love vanity .. smurf.

Thx @mikeprasad

I have tremendous anxiety when going to a new place to get my hair done.  I usually let it go and go until I get agoraphobia.  I then dart to the hair salon and [...]

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Lost friends from grade school

Today I got a facebook add from an old friend from Toronto.  So, I decided to do some searching for my friends from that time.  I found one more friend before searching for Chris.  It seems Chris isn’t really “doing” Facebook.
And Facebook, you have the exception written .. maybe you could make it more encouraging? [...]

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Straight off the boat

An introduction ..
I’m from Indiana.  I have lived the vast majority of my adult life in Lafayette.  I did the whole drop out high school to go to college and then drop out of college to start a tech business thing.  That was back in 1999 .. In 2003, I exited the company and the [...]

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