Most notably, the Facebook-Politico data set will include Facebook users’ private status messages and comments.
every post and comment — both public and private — by a U.S. user that mentions a presidential candidate’s name will be fed through a sentiment analysis tool
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tomhudson writes: "If you're still looking for a reason to hate Facebook, allthingsd is reporting that Facebook has agreed to share users PRIVATE data with Politico.