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  • Could language be the key to detecting fake news?

    Purveyors of disinformation can be caught out by the particular words they use, according to new research The internet represents the biggest explosion of data in human history. There’s more out there, and more access to it than ever before. The information ecosystem is a bit like a tropical rainforest: luxuriant, dense and fiercely competitive. As such, it contains its fair share of predators and poisonous plants. Deliberately misleading articles, websites and social media posts can come about...

    the Guardian
  • Trump: Fox News works for me. Fox News: no. Fox News viewers: yes you do

    Exhibit A is this tweet, from the President of the United States of America, angered at the presence of criticism on his favorite channel: Exhibit B is this almost-plaintive response from Fox News anchor Brit Hume, not quite able to plainly say Fox News doesn't work for him, but at least managing to say it isn't supposed to work for him. Exhibit C is all the responses to Brit Hume from angry Fox News viewers, which don't need to be embedded here, or even read, because you already know exactly...

    Boing Boing
  • Trump launches fresh attack on Fox News after anchor's warm interview with Democratic spokeswoman

    Fox has been a reliable Trump booster during most parts of its broadcast day and on its website. But the president has vented his outrage when the network's news anchors become skeptics.

    Mail Online
  • Why Fox News’s ‘straight news’ is a crock

    Lara Trump is treated to a sweet, adoring interview to counterprogram Thursday night's Democratic debate.
  • Fox News Excluded From Facebook News Tab

    Fox News apparently does not meet the standards for Facebook’s idea of journalism. Facebook’s newest feature, the News Tab, hasn’t even debuted and already it shows signs of biased against conservatives.

  • The good news and bad news for Joe Biden

    Joe Biden got some good news on Wednesday as two new polls were released showing him comfortably ahead in the 2020 Democratic race, confirming that a recently released Monmouth poll showing him collapsing and locked in a three-way tie had to be an outlier.

    Washington Examiner
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    NBC News