This report came out last week.
i had a program on last night, CNBC or something, and they were talking about that.
I was just friended by the 9 year old daughter of a FB friend. And her mom is listed as her friend, so she knows about it; i.e. she is just fine with her dd lying. I think it's a bad example to set. If it's OK to lie about your age to get a FB account, surely it's OK to lie about other things, right?
I didn't see anything in the article that advocted removing age restrictions.
“Clearly," said Arthur,"you're an idiot- but you're our kind of idiot. Come on.” ― Markus Zusak, The Book Thief
Federal law will have to change, as that's the driving force behind prohibiting members under age 13.
"If you can't annoy somebody with what you write, I think there's little point in writing."-- Kingsley Amis, British novelist, 1971 t .
i don't really know what groups my kid is in over there, there's a couple pages we are both connected to and i know there are events she gets invited to which is friendly chat with local friends, sometimes it's an irl meet up.
I am facebook friends with a number of kids that are friends with my own kids, but none under 13.
i am FB friends with a couple kids under 13, those requests came from them and i have no issues with it.