Fake News for the Week Ending November 8, 2019

Here's what's up this week: Business Insider reports that non-profit group Avaaz has listed the "10 Most-Viewed Fake News Stories on Facebook in 2019." You've probably seen a few of these, and we've featured some here on this blog. All that said, I take issue with the #1 entry, "Trump’s grandfather was a pimp and … Continue reading Fake News for the Week Ending November 8, 2019

Fake News for the Week Ending November 1, 2019

Can you believe this stuff? Here's what's up this week: There's lots of hubbub around the killing of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, with right-wingers claiming the mainstream media too easily dismissed it. This led to this meme that claims that CNN reported the killing as "Trump Killed Unarmed Father of Three." Well, CNN didn't … Continue reading Fake News for the Week Ending November 1, 2019