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Donald Trump’s First 100 Days: A Fact Check of His Claims

In an Associated Press interview, President Donald Trump claimed more progress than he’s achieved on his 100-day plan and showed he was not completely familiar with what he had promised in that “contract” with voters. 772 more words

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Volcanic Eruptions Release More CO2 Than Human Activity?

This one I found in a “Libertarian” Facebook group in, though it’s not so libertarian.

Anyways, this picture’s claims are bullshit.

From Snopes:

“The myth that a single volcanic eruption puts more CO2 into the atmosphere than all of mankind to date, let alone 10,000 times more, is one of the most pervasive as well as one of the most demonstrably false climatological claims out there. 271 more words

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팩트체크: 탄핵, 헌법으로 체크하다

나에게 쉽고 분명한 선택이 몇 가지 있다. 짜장면과 짬뽕은 짜장면, 맥도널드와 버거킹은 맥도널드다. 고민이 전혀 필요 없다. 저녁 뉴스도 마찬가지다. JTBC 뉴스룸이다. 뉴스룸 중에서도 ‘팩트체크’는 빠뜨리지 않고 본다. 76 more words


Job demographics

Paul Krugman asks plaintively “why don’t all jobs matter?” To answer, he enlists the help of Slate’s Jamelle Bouie:

Finally, it’s hard to escape the sense that manufacturing and especially mining get special consideration because, as Slate’s Jamelle Bouie points out, their workers are a lot more likely to be…

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Eva Bartlett debunk

Hokay, looks like recuts of that appalling video of “independent Canadian journalist” Eva Bartlett are making the rounds again. Her name is never mentioned, but you may recognize the picture: 106 more words

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