Facebook built a tool to track the spread of memes that depicted Mark Zuckerberg as an alien.
Yes, this actually happened.
“Stormchaser has been used by Facebook employees since 2016 to track viral content involving everything from “Delete Facebook” campaigns to claims that Zuckerberg is an alien (big if true). In some cases, the company reportedly targeted sharers of such content with specialized messages to debunk bogus claims,” reports Gizmodo.
Yes, Facebook actually developed a tool to keep tabs on people claiming Zuckerberg was an extraterrestrial.