Had my account blocked for a day and now restricted for 4 weeks for posting an appropriate Simpsons quote on a post on a Simpsons page. Luckily it’s a pretty dull four weeks, not like I’m getting married and going on my honeymoon or anything…
I made a joke about ‘small dick energy’ in a facebook group that has very low tolerance for anything that could offend. I think it was a joke about aggressive men so the target of the joke wasn’t people with small willies, but I was still asked to retract it. I wasn’t online for a few hours so didn’t see the request and got banned from the group for a week.
The only other time I’ve had an online ban was when my meme posting in the Great Things was too excellent and someone decided I needed a week off from all of DiS
Did you know Facebook will (or at least would a few years ago when I last heard of this happening) lock people’s accounts for not using their “real name”. Very easily weaponised against, trans people, people in activist circles using aliases, people who just don’t want to easily be traced online for completely legit reasons.
I got permanently banned from Twitter on the grounds of ‘inciting violence’ for saying someone ought to be publicly flogged. Can’t remember what it was in response to, but it was something throwaway like a food opinion.