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My stream recently started flooding with stories like "Your friend just claimed an offer from Sears, bla bla bla".

I don't see any way to collectively hide all Offer stories. Is there?

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There should be. What do you see if you click on the "v" icon at the top right of the story in your feed? –  ChrisF Feb 28 '12 at 10:16
    
@ChrisF - I get options to unsubscribe from my friend, or from "activity stories by my friend". Nothing that globally disables offers. Also, I'm not sure whether "activity stories" == offers, or are there other activities that are not offers. –  ripper234 Feb 28 '12 at 12:41
    
Can you post a screen shot? –  ChrisF Feb 28 '12 at 12:46
    
@ChrisF - done. I've crossed out the name of my friend. –  ripper234 Feb 28 '12 at 12:57
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There is no way to hide all Offer Stories (other than a user-script that targets the content) in the same way there is no way to hide all ads. Think of "Offers" as ads in plain sight.

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if you install the FB Purity browser extension, it will block all offer stories, along with sponsored stories, and any other story types you don’t want to see.

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