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So-called "fake news fact-checkers" are trying to shut down natural health news

by Dr Mercola

Unless you’ve been living under a rock or hiding beneath the covers in your bed for the past couple of months, you’ve undoubtedly heard the war cries against “fake news.” 1,586 more words

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‘Fact checker’ for Facebook exposed as alleged embezzler who reportedly spent tens of thousands of company dollars on prostitutes


Source: NaturalNews.com
JD Heyes
January 9, 2017

The political Left has collectively lost its mind since their anointed nominee, two-time presidential loser Hillary Clinton, was soundly vanquished by now… 1,052 more words

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ARLIN REPORT THOUGHT OF THE DAY: SNOPES CREDIBILITY

http://www.snopes.com/report-vermont-power-grid-infiltrated-by-russian-hackers/

Almost Russia?

Mostly false?   Does that mean it’s almost true, that there are details that gives suspicion, therefore it’s almost true, but is “mostly false”.     92 more words

Snopes Outed as Unfit to Arbiter 'Truth'


By Dr. Mercola Unless you’ve been living under a rock or hiding beneath the covers in your bed for the past couple of months, you’ve undoubtedly heard the war cries against “fake news.” Facebook — being the largest social media site on which news is shared among millions — has vowed to take steps to limit the amount of “misinformation” that can be spread on its site by forwarding suspected fake news stories to fact-checkers like Snopes.1,2,3,4,5 So-called disputed stories would then be “buried” lower in people’s newsfeeds. 82 more words

Forbes: The Daily Mail Snopes Story And Fact Checking The Fact Checkers

There is a truly disturbing story in Forbes about Snopes and its response or non-response to a salacious story in the Daily Mail. I feel gross enough linking to the Forbes story; I will not link to the Daily Mail story (you should be able to find it easily enough if you want to read it.) I am linking to it because Facebook is touting Snopes as a cornerstone of its anti-fake-news policy. 105 more words

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