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Metaphor is a too weak -- The differences between physical storage and social photo sharing are just too numerous.

Chad would have actively promoted that you add stuff to his garage. He'd have also encouraged you to encourage others to put their stuff there -- and he'd have encouraged you to put stuff there on others' behalf.

Plus, somehow, convincing people to put stuff in his garage (greatly, greatly) increases the value of the garage.

So yeah... I know it's a joke, but it's a labored one.




Chad would have actively promoted that you add stuff to his garage.

That would be true if Chad were running a storage service, which he isn't!


SUre, but it illustrates the other side of the coin - the fact you got no rights to stuff in Chad's garage, and that should have been obvious, and you're a sucker to expect better treatment from Chad.


Yeah, how does that work? If someone uploads a photo they took of me to Instagram, can Instagram now sell that to an advertiser and use the image of me without my consent?


It's probably not an easy question to answer: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Personality_rights#United_State...




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