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“But I read it on Facebook”

Are you a fool for Facebook? Do you get your facts, your news, your information off Facebook websites? That’s what journalists who cover social media think — and it’s giving them fits about what this will mean for the upcoming … Continue reading

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Can we get the facts of life from social media?

Short answer: no. What follows is one entire chapter from my book, How I Learned The Facts of Life, the title of which is duplicated above. (A very short chapter.) There’s a reason why I’m posting it here today. I … Continue reading

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What should we do about Facebook? I have a plan*

(*Thanks, Elizabeth Warren, for this catch phrase.) Boy, is everyone going crazy over Facebook! It is evil, it has to be censored. It allows politicians to sell ads with ugly and discredited smears. It was and will be again the … Continue reading

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