Film Theory: Is Fake News KILLING the Internet?

Film Theory: Is Fake News KILLING the Internet?

“Extra extra, read all about it! Five Nights at Freddy’s franchise bought by Disney! Full cinematic universe plan! Negan spin-off series coming for the walking dead! Marvel vs DC movie plan for 2022! Former reality TV host elected president!” Man, really can’t believe anything you read these days can you?” “Hello internet, welcome to Film […]

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BREAKING Panic At CNN Headquarters After Getting BUSTED For Fake Russia Story… – News

BREAKING Panic At CNN Headquarters After Getting BUSTED For Fake Russia Story… – News

Panic At CNN Headquarters After Getting BUSTED For Fake Russia Story… CNN was caught red-handed peddling a completely fabricated story. The story claimed that Senate investigators were checking into a Russian investment fund whose chief executive met with a member of President Trump’s transition team. The entire article was “fake news” and the editorial board […]

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Who Does America Trust More: CNN Or Trump?

Who Does America Trust More: CNN Or Trump?

QUICK STORY FOR YOU GUYS ON CNN VERSUS DONALD TRUMP. THEY ARE DOING POLLING ON THIS NOW. SURVEY MONKEY TODAY POLLED AND THEY ASKED PEOPLE WHO THEY TRUST MOST. 50% SAY THEY TRUST CNN OVER TRUMP. ONLY 43% SAY TRUMP OVER CNN. WE UNDERSTAND THAT CNN MIGHT BE ENTERING THE PRIMARIES FOR 2020. THERE’S A […]

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What is Fake News?

What is Fake News?

You’ve probably heard a lot of people recently screaming and yelling about Fake News. Charges fly from all points on the political spectrum: this story is mistaken — it’s Fake News; that statement is incorrect — it’s Fake News. But to my mind, these arguments miss the point. Mainstream American news is ALL fake because […]

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Fake News, Mob Lynchings Aur Vikas | Stand-up Comedy by Punit Pania

Have you guys heard that India… is an emerging economy? I have been hearing it since school Now I know that foreplay… is important but how much? How much can one emerge? before actually coming. There is progress in the country but there are no priorities If you give people 4G connections before you give […]

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What would Foucault say about fake news? | BBC Ideas

What would Foucault say about fake news? | BBC Ideas

French philosopher Michel Foucault is one of the most cited thinkers of the 20th Century. He died in 1984, but his work feels particularly timely right now, as it’s largely about knowledge, truth and power. “Everything I do, I do in order that it may be of use,” he once said. So what might Foucault […]

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The Seven Commandments of Fake News | NYT Opinion

The Seven Commandments of Fake News | NYT Opinion

“Co-exist!” May 21st, 2016 in Houston, Tex. This is an anti-Islam protest outside a mosque in the heart of downtown. “Our neighbors were slaughtered by these — ” And literally across the street, a counter-rally. “Pack it up!” “Take it home!” But not a single person here — on either side of the street — […]

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How to choose your news – Damon Brown

How to choose your news – Damon Brown

How do you know what’s happening in your world? The amount of information just a click away may be limitless, but the time and energy we have to absorb and evaluate it is not. All the information in the world won’t be very useful unless you know how to read the news. To your grandparents, […]

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This fake news machine gears up for 2020

This fake news machine gears up for 2020

just in Sarah Palin hospitalized Bill Clinton loses it an interview admits as a murderer if this that makes you want to click fake news dominated the 2016 US election we have an epidemic of false information racing around using social networks as the accelerator one city in Macedonia was at the very center of […]

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Critical Thinking Tools: “What is Fake News?”

Critical Thinking Tools: “What is Fake News?”

What is Fake News? Fake news can mean different things to different people. It can mean false information, disguised as news to deceive and manipulate. But it also can designate mainstream media organizations that paint Donald Trump in a less positive light. The terms mis-information, dis-information and mal-information allow us to better understand the complex […]

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