Fake News for the Week Ending November 15, 2019

Fake news news this week includes: A Snopes investigation reveals that a web of fake profiles and groups is building a "pro-Trump empire" on Facebook. Fascinating and scary stuff. Also from Snopes: no, that offer you saw on Facebook about a free 24-pack of Bud Light isn't true. Just more fake news, sorry, totally debunked. … Continue reading Fake News for the Week Ending November 15, 2019

Fake News for the Week Ending March 1, 2019

What's happening in fake news this week? Here are the highlights: President Donald Trump commented on this week's scathing congressional testimony from his former lawyer, Michael Cohen, by calling the event "a fake hearing." Well, it actually happened and was viewed or listened to by tens of millions of Americans, so I'm pretty sure it … Continue reading Fake News for the Week Ending March 1, 2019