Fake News

What happens when an arbiter of “fake news” spreads a massive fake story?

Zero Hedge looks into the stunning story of Yasmin Seweid, the fake story that brought people on Facebook to tears, and how many of the arbiters of what should and shouldn’t be called “fake news” played along with a story that did nothing but demonstrate their confirmation biases.

Source: BuzzFeed And The NYDN: Click-Bait Headlines, False Stories, And Virtually Nonexistent Retractions | Zero Hedge

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