Picturesque waterway banned by Facebook because its name is too rude

A PICTURESQUE, gently flowing waterway called Cockshoot Dyke has been banned by Facebook because it’s too rude. The peaceful stretch of water — called a dyke — is popular with locals, holidaymakers and anglers on the Norfolk Broads. But Facebook says the name is too naughty and its algorithms have even classified it as “hate speech”. The social network’s system

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