Before you think this is another “Facebook is selling your information” article, you’re… half right. Facebook has provided data to Stanford economics professor
, Raj Chetty and his study on inequality. The study aims to “understand essentially whether you can network yourself out of poverty,” according to Chetty. This is like that scene from Jurassic Park where the T-Rex who’d been chasing you all along ends up saving you from the velociraptors. Don’t question it. It’s exactly like that.