Yes, I've heard of similar things, Monopolies, I guess. Which is what Facebook is.
'You see, this phone system consists of a multibillion-dollar matrix
of space age technology that is so sophisticated - even we can't handle
it. But that's your problem, isn't it? So, the next time you complain
about your phone service, why don't you try using two Dixie cups with a
string? We don't care. We don't have to. We're the Phone Company."
– Saturday Night Live, September 18, 1976