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Show us your tweets: Instagram sells you out edition

Posted 7:06pm on Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012

Ever since Instagram announced dramatic changes to its privacy policy, users of the photo-sharing app have been in an uproar: The company, now owned by Facebook, announced Monday that it has the perpetual right to sell users' photographs without payment or notification. Tweeters sounded off with anger, quippery and even a little perspective. Update: The nasty outcry prompted Instagram on Tuesday to backpedal a bit, with an announcement of forthcoming "modifications" to the new policy. Stay posted!

And boom, just like that. I've purged my Instagram into the fiery depths of hell.

@TullyAckland

If Instagram sells my closeup picture of a bowl of gravy I'm gonna flip a desk over.

@MetricButtload

With everything that has happened the past few days, I just can't get that upset about Instagram wanting to make money off my mundane photos

@alliepal

Who is more evil Instagram or the NRA? Internet is undecided.

@davewiner

So those nudies I posted of myself on Instagram might end up in a Gap ad? #cool

@Keethers

Sorry everyone, just bought all your Instagram photos. Currently using them in an endless slideshow to torture war criminals.

@michaelmphysics

What you didn't know is that the Mayans had been talking about the End of Instagram in 2012 THE ENTIRE TIME

@wardomatic

Guys, Instagram just sold me, like, 4,500 of your photos of hamburgers taken with the Sutro filter. My collection is finally complete.

@designhazards

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