Facebook's rebranded META company plastered major holiday football games with ads this week. Leo says the Zuckerberg-run company is seeking to influence regulatory agencies by convincing the public to pass laws favoring their brand of content moderation. Leo adds that what terrifies Facebook isn't government, but competition. So by getting in on the ground floor of content moderation, they can shape the landscape in their favor.
Facebook is also advertizing an imaginary world called the MetaVerse. Could the virtual reality world of Ready Player One be right around the corner and will you really want to live in it?