Cottoned

by baldilocks Social Media is great for putting out both information and disinformation (aka Bravo Sierra) at the speed of light. I wonder what the mixture ratio is for this story. A Texas woman was drawn into an intense racial debate on Hobby Lobby's public Facebook page after she took offense to the company selling … Continue reading Cottoned

News Coverage Wants Us All to Go Freakin Nuts Over Monuments

I have been watching the news with a great deal of skepticism is recent years. Recently we have seen reports of statues being removed, protests to leave them alone, and all manner of garbage. Some of this is revisionist history, some of it is concern over appearances, and still more is just trying to cause … Continue reading News Coverage Wants Us All to Go Freakin Nuts Over Monuments

The Hill on Kellyanne Conway, #Fakenews at its finest

Jean-Claude: My salary is X. My expenses are Y. As long as my family is provided for, I do not care where the difference comes from. Taken 2008 I was getting ready to record my podcast on Sunday when I noticed this piece on Drudge. curious I checked out the piece from the Hill and … Continue reading The Hill on Kellyanne Conway, #Fakenews at its finest

Old, Old Story About Stories

by baldilocks At the American Thinker, Randall Hoven compiled an extensive list of media hoax perps. A few of the fabricators/sloppy researchers/slanderers, etc. have paid the price for their errors. However, many others--individual politicians or news agencies like serial offender Reuters--have remained in positions of prominence and continue to influence American public opinion. I realized … Continue reading Old, Old Story About Stories

MSM/Dems Insists their own reports of Obama admin Wiretapping / Investigation of Trump are #FakeNews

President Merkin Muffley: But this is absolute madness, Ambassador! Why should you *build* such a thing? Ambassador de Sadesky: There were those of us who fought against it, but in the end we could not keep up with the expense involved in the arms race, the space race, and the peace race. At the same … Continue reading MSM/Dems Insists their own reports of Obama admin Wiretapping / Investigation of Trump are #FakeNews

DaTechguy Meets Students TBS & Fake news at Donald Trump’s CPAC 2017 Speech

Something very interesting happened to me at CPAC yesterday. I had gotten up early for a vendor breakfast but managed to forget where it was held. After some failed searches I decided to check their booth but that required passing through the secret service check and once I did that not only was the booth … Continue reading DaTechguy Meets Students TBS & Fake news at Donald Trump’s CPAC 2017 Speech

The Unexpectedly Chronicles: Maggie Hassan Touts fake news on day one

Well NH, you decided that you didn't want Kelly Ayotte as your senator so you sent governor Maggie Hassan to the US senate and on her first day in the sunlight she manages to beclown herself. Democratic Senator Touts Debunked WaPo Power Grid Story In DHS Confirmation Hearing [VIDEO] https://t.co/zUsrYXktDC via @dailycaller— Brit Hume (@brithume) … Continue reading The Unexpectedly Chronicles: Maggie Hassan Touts fake news on day one

The: No Video no Hate Crime Rule

The proliferation of fake hate crimes propagated by the left should be a warning sign to places like the MSM and Facebook that claim to be weeding out fake news but seem incapable of questioning anything that affirms their biases. So I suggest a simple rule driven by the fact that with the exception of … Continue reading The: No Video no Hate Crime Rule

Hate hoaxes and fake news are separate issues united by mainstream media’s narrative agenda

Hate is a real issue. Americans have plenty of it. They demonstrate it all the time. The difference between hate today and hate in the recent past is that it's now manifesting in the form of hoaxes perpetrated mostly by the left. They don't want to be seen as hateful, so they turn their own … Continue reading Hate hoaxes and fake news are separate issues united by mainstream media’s narrative agenda

The only acceptable solution for the fake news “epidemic”

Media outlets across the country have been buzzing about "fake news" being a problem ever since the Democrats' plethora of losses on election day. This problem didn't pop up because of the election. It was rampant well before the first batch of candidates announced they were running in early 2015. In fact, it's been around … Continue reading The only acceptable solution for the fake news “epidemic”