This is why people believe there is fake news. Because there IS. Nothing new, nothing that should be surprising. Ever since newspapers relied on advertising revenues to operate they knew that sensationalism sells. Who cares about the facts if the headline will grab you and pull you in. And then countries enact laws that don't hold them responsible when they do it. Freedom of the Press!!! It's a bunch of bull shit. The press should be free to print whatever they want, as long as they can prove it's true if they say it was. Disgusting.
Could we not legislate a little integrity into the public media? Not thinking too clearly today so I'm sure it's a topic of debate going back ions, but still. damn.
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