Facebook for Android and Why Zuckerberg Now Owns Your Ass

Danny Brown:

The Calendar I’d seen on previous Permissions, and the Calls (while annoying) I’m pretty sure had been there too. But check out the exact wording of the SMS/MMS Permission, and that of the Contacts one.
 Doesn’t that alarm you as a user? Read that wording again, especially this statement:
 This allows the app to read all SMS messages, regardless of content or confidentiality.
 Wow. Just… wow. Not even my wife gets access to my SMS messages (and no, Jacki, I have nothing to hide!). What honest and useful reason can Facebook have to get access to my texts? Seemingly they’re running with the “It will help us target better” message.