How Clickbait is Destroying Journalism

1. Our brain chemicals are affected and changed by clickbaits

2. Our brain becomes “addicted” to clickbait headlines

3. Clickbaits prevent us from creating our own mental pictures

4. Many articles with clickbait headlines don’t deliver any substance

5. Clickbaits make us more emotional instead of more objective

6. Many clickbait articles are the antithesis of objective journalism

7. When reading clickbait articles has become a habit, journalistic articles wouldn’t be able to keep our “craving” brain satisfied (journalism destroyed)



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