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We’ve been fighting fake news and clickbait for nearly a decade. The best way to help fight “fake news” is to proof it, and vet it and if it is fake, then alert the people who posted it. When I post one of my “fake news” memes to a fake Facebook thread or post, it usually ends the commenting, and sharing. What’s bad is when a fake news item has been shared a million times.
The biggest fake news story of all times was “There are no WMDs”
The news last night was so horrifying I had to look away. But it brought back some memories I had long forgotten, and…medium.com
A lie told once is but a lie . . . but a lie told a thousand times becomes the truth.