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Like-Farming on Facebook

I see this a lot on my Facebook feed–people sharing heartrending photos with “like and share for a prayer”…etc. Or “My dad said he would do this great thing if you share my photo! 135 more words

Social Media

Dana Loesch Gets Apology from Yashar Ali; Called "Terrorist" by Kathleen Rice

Dana Loesch has been brutally attacked the last couple weeks by journalists (and now even a congresswoman) on the left who claim she uses the word “fist” instead of “fisk” in this NRA ad. 621 more words

Politics

NPR Fact Check Advice

Here’s some advice from NPR on doing fact checking yourself:

Fake Or Real? How To Self-Check The News And Get The Facts

I do most of this, which is why I’m always annoying people on social media by telling them what they’re posting is false.  14 more words

Social Media

Check Photos and Videos

Here are some ideas for checking photos and videos you see online.

A handy tool for photos is https://www.tineye.com where you can do a quick reverse image search. 178 more words

Fact Check

Check First

Here are some helpful links to check before you share a link on social media. If more people were careful before sharing, there would be fewer false stories spreading and fewer crappy so-called news sites gaining clicks. 78 more words

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