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Terms and conditions: Why we treat "I accept" like "whatever"

Have you signed away your eternal soul? If you've ever agreed to terms and conditions without thinking, it's actually possible.
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Have you signed away your eternal soul? If you've ever agreed to terms and conditions without thinking, it's actually possible.

Alex Hern dug up such cheeky clauses during his week-long journey through the world of online contracts. The title of his resulting diary is quite telling: "I read all the small print on the internet and it made me want to die." 

The U.K.-based reporter joins Friday guest host Gill Deacon to discuss the most common clauses, our collective yet unspoken habits, and why a world of fine print draws heavily from the laws of one country. 

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