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Is Ask.com capable of searching your identity and targeting where you're located at for any reason?

I want a yes or no answer! Not - "Gee, I don't know, probably!"

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I think they could have police, FBI, etc, but I don't think they themselves could.

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You are absolutely right!! Remember that kid that wanted a Mac and that pedo who said he'd bring if and the kid putting an address on here?? Well, when I contacted the local police about it, the investigating officer called me back. He let me know that sites like this do indeed inform them when something appears "criminal" or somebody is threatening self harm. Then they get the info and go do their police stuff!
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No problem Brown.

TL, wow. Did they ever do anything about it? I wanted to slap that kid so hard.
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This is a creepy question in regards to why your concerned.

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Haha! Wow it took me like, 10 times to read your answer till I finally understood it! And thanks for responding.
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Lol. It is a bit creepy though. Hiding something ;)
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Harhar! That's quite a knee slapper!
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Chopberasioyra!
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Ask.com is not capable of that.

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Really? Ok thanks!
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Yeah, you're welcome.
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yes they can ....
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ssshhh they hear everything = |
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Well obviously they will have your IP address in their records in case something illegal happens. But I think they'd more likely just delete your question or answer if it contains something like that rather than getting cops involved.

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I'm sure they can.

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cookies lol
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How did you know I was eating cookies right now!!! I'm utterly frightened!
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Not ASK, but the NSA is reading your post as we speak! :/

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YEP. They just put a lovely new million acre NSA facility here in Utah. Hooray!
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What!?! How come I never knew about this!?! Who are they anyway
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nsa?
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Yeah!
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This seems rather peculiar.... You are all lying to me!
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The NSA is the National Security Agency, and they record every email, text, phone call, and internet search that you do. It is a very real surveillance agency funded by the government, and is constantly growing.
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The NSA makes me feel safe.
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I am utterly astounded! Such capability they posses! Thanks for the info
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They make you feel safe until you are put on a terrorist list for protesting war, or Wall Street
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Chopberasioyra!
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rustyboilerz
Big brother REALLY IS watching! :(
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Hello nsa how are you?
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Hello NSA how are you?
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Scary stuff, rustyboilerz. We're almost there...
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Heyyy NSA! Did you watch me eating icecubes for snack when I came home from school yesterday?
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So suck on dees. (uh what NSA?) MA ROBOT NUTS!
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no idea what I just posted...
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Heehee!
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Bahahaha Thor!!
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I was watching ERB on youtube when I wrote that. lol
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No. Ask.com will not, and does not do that.

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companies can do this illegally too if they think they can get away with it.
hacking is illegal but coming up with a good estimate of your location based on IP is not.

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Interesting yet complicated. Thanks
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Not that I've anything to hide, but did turn off the "my location" finder for this app.

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You are smart. Although, I certainly don't have anything to hide as well as you. All I can say is ----Curiosity got the best of me!
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The only thing I let have my locations is maps and weather
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No, they would not do that.If anything, it's the opposite. Ask does not allow any personal info given out at any time, unlike other sites.

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Hip Hip Hooray! I love Ask! I feel so safe :)
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Haha! You better. And if you give out your email in a weak moment I promise to report you! : )
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(we are always being watched, wherever you go)
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'' I am watching u ! '' lol.
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I have a great disguise.
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dustee

No...but I will give them bacon sandwichs if they find me.

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Lol what?
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America's Most Wanted !!! Kisses !!!!
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Hahahahahahahahahahahahaha!!!!!!!!!! You are Hilarious with a good sense of humor! I laughed out loud when I read that! Oh my goodness gracious!
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With tomato?
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dustee
Hello.... everyone
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The IP addresses associated with your account can be traced, but I'm not sure about exact locations

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Exactly right!!
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They wouldn't tell me anymore than that, hmmph!
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NSA does and they have key words so they probably already located your house and all that stuff realized there's nothing wrong and moved on now if there is something wrong they will have 24 hour surveillance on your house and plot a scheme to catch you so u better hope theres nothing wrong

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Ok you scared me! But honestly there is nothing wrong. I just asked a simple question. but i regret doing that because i feel like that was a mistake. i was just curious. and thank you for answering
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Can they, yes, do they I don't believe so, but if you are a sicko perv im sure they wold be more then happy to turn your email over to the FBI, or delete you and ban you.

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Hey ya Guss!!
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I don't think they can.

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It's creepy how easy it is to trace someone in that situation, lol
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Ha , ha yeah I know !
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Hmm why do you want to know?

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Just in case.
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yep there knocking at my front door now = /

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That would be so weird if they actually did that.....
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Ooh, no!!! Run Hawk run!!
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now there looking thru the windows = /
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...I'm not gonna sleep tonight guys
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wow now there are coming with different disguises = /
hold on " NO THANKS I DONT WANT TO BUY ANY COOKIES "
I've seen to many bugs bunny cartoons to fall for this trick = /
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NO THANKS I DONT WANT TO GIVE ANY DONATIONS ... geessshhh
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i already turned off all the lights ...
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SANTA YOUR NOT SANTA ... its april wow " i almost fell for that one " Ssshhhh i think there leaving sshhhh
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FREE CABLE TV ....hhmmm NO THANKS ..........
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Hawk, it's the tooth fairy, he's got money for you from way back O.O
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yeah they say that already but the tooth fairy sent me a check 2 years ago = /
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Bahahahahaha!! Cute
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Absolutely, we are always monitored.

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Oh dear!
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hey kookie im getting scared now ?!!!!!
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Don't worry Hawk, they've always listened to our conversations, read our text and emails, I bet a few of mine made the hairs on their neck stand up!
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eyes in the sky = {
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lol...mine too....
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Can, will and probably does.

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Sure! Wait...Why do you want to know such a creepy question?

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