Monday, 24 April 2017

Understanding Fake News - Tim Pool

Tim Pool's assessment of the online media -- the issue of sponsor influence, partisan content (playing to left/right audiences), plus misreporting -- is fairly good but he leaves out deliberate lying undertaken by people within the media, as opposed to media people being essentially honest and fooled by questionable experts.

Pool's final words here are to read a wide variety of sources.

[Posted at the SpookyWeather blog, April 24th, 2017.]

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