The New York Times has a report out today that could be a storyline from HBO’s hit comedy, “Silicon Valley.” It’s *that* bad:

According to the NYT, the data Facebook gave researchers was from only 50% of U.S. users, “not 100% of them as the company had described the data set would include”:

But this f*** up has major ramifications for the researchers and now there’s some concern that “their doctoral students’ degrees could be at risk”:

The discrepancy was originally discovered by a researcher in Italy:

Yeah, good luck with this:

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