I agree with the main article linked to below from TheResurgent.com, one of my favorite sites. I used to like Breitbart.com, but not so much since Andrew died. I have been online since there was an online, and the change in Breitbart after Andrew’s death would probably make him trash the website.
The Trump victory is a complicated topic but TrumpNews and TrumpBart played no small part. During the primaries, they shared his lies, vulgarities, and all around bad behavior, but treated it as positive and an indicator of the second coming. Did they spread fake news? I wouldn’t go quit that far, however, I would call it exaggerated news with omissions.
Below is a quote, and link to an exceptional article on fake news. Take a look at Snopes.com, though often leaning left has an article with even more tips here. The moral of the story, just be careful before you believe a story and click share.
There has been a lot of hubbub over fake news lately. The elevation of Breitbart’s Steve Bannon to White House status and the recent shooting at a Washington pizzeria that was associated with the “pizzagate” conspiracy theory played a role in the current fascination with fake news, but the […]