At a hearing today about how disinformation spreads across Facebook, Google and Twitter, Rep. Mike Doyle (D-PA) asks the CEOs if their platforms "bear some responsibility for disseminating disinformation related to the election and the Stop the Steal movement that led to the attack on the Capitol." Listen to the weasely answers from Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg and Google's Sundar Pichai, who won't give a straight "yes or no" that Doyle asked for. Only Twitter's Jack Dorsey says yes.
"I'm never getting vaccinated. I'm never getting any more shots of any kind. Did you know Trump's still president?" That's what Sarah Silikula of Ventura, California says her 8th grade son told her one day after class at Anacapa Middle School. I assume his eyes were rolling deep into his head because he also provided… READ THE REST
From Jimmy Kimmel Live, this funny-sad supercut of "pandummies" spewing dangerous disinformation and utterly wacky wrongness at public hearings and school board meetings. As the saying goes, If I don't laugh, I'll cry. But in reality, I'll do both. READ THE REST
If you want to know what QAnon disinformation does to a society, look no further than this terrifying montage of local school board meetings in the U.S. of A. Posted by @therecount on Twitter, some of the incredible lunacy in the video (shown below) includes: Confused anti-masker: "By putting masks on these kids' face, you… READ THE REST
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We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. Have you always wished you could be more productive? It's hard enough to find the hours in a day to accomplish everything we need to, but losing time to inefficiency and… READ THE REST