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Journalists, know thyself first. You have no relationship with facts. That is the reason you no longer have a profession.

The Miami Herald has a self-image problem.

Namely, they think they are perfect princes and princess who do no wrong.

A recent column struck me as peculiar, particularly this passage: 447 more words

Alleged Journalism

Facebook BLOCKS Conservative Comment

Writing in The Hill, Cathy Young, reported about recent news Facebook staffers had “sought to delete Donald Trump’s posts calling for restrictions on Muslim immigration as violating the company’s hate speech policies” as an example of anti-conservative bias within Facebook.  210 more words


The “raw water”-drinking caveman has become the lifestyle guru of late capitalism

Modern life is complicated. But if you’re lucky, your drinking water is not.

You turn on the tap, and it’s there: Drinkable, and not a threat to your health nor a burden to your body to collect and carry and store. 692 more words

Google’s New Fact-Check Feature Almost Exclusively Targets Conservative Sites

Reported by Eric Lieberman | Tech and Law Reporter | 12:04 PM 01/09/2018

URL of the original posting site: http://dailycaller.com/2018/01/09/googles-new-fact-check-feature-almost-exclusively-targets-conservative-sites/

Google, the most powerful search engine in the world, is now displaying fact checks for conservative publications in its results.

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It called “Propaganda”

The actual word for “fake news” is propaganda. I have no doubt that Trump used the “fake news” term because:

a) he probably can’t pronounce “propaganda” 487 more words


2017: The Year in Fauxtography -- Snopes

We all love us some end of the year lists of bests and mosts and other random stuff that no one no where really cares about. 448 more words


Facebook to stop showing disputed flags with fake news

Facebook Inc. said it will stop showing “disputed” flags on news that third-party fact checkers mark as false — a system it started earlier this year to try to curb the spread of fake news on the site. 201 more words