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The Psychology Of Fake News

2018-03-29T04:27:56+00:00 March 28th, 2018|Categories: Media, News, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

In a paper published in March in the journal Science, David Lazer, Matthew Baum and 14 co-authors consider what we do and don't know about the science of fake news. They define fake news as "fabricated information that mimics news media content in form but not in organizational process or intent," and they go on to discuss problems

Dereliction of Duty?

2018-03-07T08:15:30+00:00 March 7th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Uncategorized|Tags: |

After President Trump fired former Army general Michael Flynn as national security adviser in February 2017, hope reigned that his replacement, Army Lieutenant General H.R. McMaster, would bring order and professionalism to the vital office that Flynn—who has since pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about his activities as national security adviser designate—had abused. To generate

Trump Pulls Back the Curtain

2018-03-04T07:20:41+00:00 March 4th, 2018|Categories: News, Uncategorized|Tags: |

WASHINGTON — The chief executive sits at a long wooden table, putting his invited guests on the spot to defend their positions, occasionally needling them with biting comments, often shocking them with blunt talk — all for a rapt television audience. The tableau was a routine occurrence on President Trump’s reality show, “The Apprentice,” punctuated