fake news

valet 2018

Hur du fejkar att du vet något överhuvudtaget om politik

Det är bara att härma våra kära politiker.
Benjamin Wirström
8.24.18
fake news

Nyheten om clowner som protesterade mot 'Det' var fake news

Det hela var i själva verket bara ett pr-trick för att marknadsföra filmen.
Mike Pearl
9.18.17
politics

All Your Favorite Famous Quotations Are Fake

A quote investigator shares his tips for pinning down who really came up with the inspirational sayings that litter Facebook and Instagram.
Harry Cheadle
4.3.17
fake news

Can Librarians Save Us from Fake News?

Libraries and colleges across the US are trying to educate people into being better, more discerning consumers of news.
Arielle Dollinger
3.21.17
Conspiracies

Fake News About a Secret Nazi UFO Base In Antarctica Refuses to Die

This researcher at Cambridge has a PhD and still had to take time to prove why the Nazi Antarctic UFO base is a hoax.
Daniel Oberhaus
3.14.17
experiments

Here's How Much 'Real News' You Can Get from Celebrity Twitter Alone

In a week when Donald J. Trump officially became leader of the free world, I restricted my media diet exclusively to celeb tweets. This is what I learned.
Lonnie Nadler
1.30.17
tech

A Wikipedian Explains How Wikipedia Stays Reliable in the Fake News Era

"If Wikipedia's rules were applied to Facebook? Oh my God! They'd lose 99 percent of their content."
Mike Pearl
11.25.16
Stuff

How to Prevent Fake News from Spreading on Social Media

There's a lot of BS in our newsfeeds, but we can change that.
Luke O'Neil
6.16.14