Is there a tool out there that will crawl one of your friend's status updates and download them to a file? I'm doing some research and it's a pain to keep hitting "older posts.."
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You may want to look at the questions on StackOverflow about the Facebook Graph API. Your solution for instance, may involve something like wget and a URL of the form (or similar): https://graph.facebook.com/USERNAME_HERE/feed.
In fact by examining the bottom previous/next links from this page, I can see that adding a query similar to
It's a Perl script that will insert wall posts, user information, and friends into a MySQL database. From there you can sift through the data using MySQL