Can we even expect authors and sharers of viral content to act impartially?
Philip Li

Philip — I agree we can’t just rely on peoples best intentions. The idea in the article was to use Eric as an example because he could be anyone.

I like your idea of going after fake news profits. That is exactly the idea in the article behind Truth Prize — create incentive for positive truthful news — and the idea behind the “Tomato” prize — create a boycott effect for fake news providers.

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