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more fake news i guess
How to Spot a Fake Beauty Review
If it seems too good to be true, it probably is.
Donald Trump Reportedly Placed the ‘Best Sex I’ve Ever Had’ Story Himself
There’s also a big possibility that Marla Maples never said the infamous quote.
People Are Having a Hard Time Believing One Big Part of This Trump Statement
The president said he’d have run right into a school shooting to stop it. There’s just one problem: nobody can picture him actually running.
Man Arrested for Allegedly Threatening to Kill CNN Employees Over ‘Fake News’
He reportedly told them “your cast is about to get gunned down in a matter of hours.”
Aretha Franklin Is Alive and Responding to Rumors of Death
“Thanxxxx for your concern.”
spicey's second act
Actually, No One Wants to Put Sean Spicer on TV
Because of a “lack of credibility.”
fake beauty news
Lululemon Totes Are Spreading Questionable Sunscreen Facts
Trump’s Daughter-in-Law Launches Video Series to Praise the President
She only reports “real” (a.k.a. positive) stories about the White House.
Fake News Spreads Because People Trust Their Friends Too Much
A new study shows that in determining how much to trust a given news story, people care
more about who shared it than where it came from.
Can Curiosity Help End Scientific Quackery?
An intriguing new study suggests that curiosity, not knowledge, can drive people to seek out the truth.
This is a Great Psychological Framework for Understanding How Fake News Spreads
It’s way more complicated than “some people are dumb or ignorant.” We’re all capable of believing wacky stuff.
Should We Call ‘Fake News’ ‘Folk News’ Instead?
A folklore researcher argues that we’re focusing way too much on what’s true and what’s false, rather than
people believe crazy things.
Psychologists Have Developed a ‘Vaccine’ Against Fake News
Boosting your brain’s defenses against BS.
the body politic
Fake News and Why Doctors Lie About Abortion
The consequences of bad information about women’s health.
So, About That Jessie J–Stella McCartney Collaboration
It’s not happening.