Facebook Has Had Countless Privacy Scandals. But This One Is Different.

Facebook's Cambridge Analytica scandal has everything: peculiar billionaires, a once-adored startup turned monolith, a political mercenary who resembles a Bond villain and his shadowy psychographic profiling firm, an eccentric whistleblower, millions of profiles worth of leaked Facebook data, Steve Bannon, the Mercers, and - crucially - Donald Trump, and the results of the 2016 presidential election.