Don’t Post Pictures of My Kid on the Internet
Farhad Manjoo and Emily Yoffe debate the question: Is it OK to post pictures of other people’s kids without their consent?
Posted Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011, at 11:52 AM
Illustration by Robert Neubecker.
This week, Farhad Manjoo and Emily Yoffe discuss the etiquette of posting pictures of other people’s children online. And they talk to a listener who’s in hot water with a friend for just such an infraction. Listen to Episode 26 using the audio player below or by opening this player in a new tab.
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Farhad Manjoo is Slate's technology columnist and the author of True Enough: Learning To Live in a Post-Fact Society. You can email him at email@example.com and follow him on Twitter.
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