By Advocate.com Editors
Originally published on Advocate.com April 08 2010 12:55 PM ET
A gay author whose Facebook fan page was removed because of the title of his book says the social networking site's administrators have reinstated the page.
"What bothers me about the whole Facebook thing is ... it's like they have some robot scanning through all of the pages on the site looking for 'offensive' words," he said last week. "When they came across 'fag' attached to mine, no one bothered to investigate why it's there. They just assumed that I'm some hateful gay-basher and took down my book's fan page."
The fan page was reinstated Wednesday night. An administrator wrote to Polito that the page was deleted erroneously.