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Old 15.06.2017, 12:56
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speaking of chem trails and the like, hows that trump-russia collusion story going?
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Donald Trump is reportedly being investigated for potential obstruction of justice by the Special Counsel looking into Russia’s interference in the 2016 presidential election.
This marks the first time that the ongoing investigation, which has hung over Trump since his inauguration, has potentially implicated the president himself.
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Old 15.06.2017, 13:28
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"fake news is also news that is not broadcast at all" You are saying fake news is news that is not promulgated so therefore it has no existence?

For example, today's fake news is "the moon just exploded"; but nobody knows this fake news exists because it was not broadcast?
I assume he means the deliberate non-reporting of genuine news, although how that then qualifies as fake news is beyond me. You know, CNN not reporting all the great things that Trump did this week...

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Old 15.06.2017, 13:42
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I assume he means the deliberate non-reporting of genuine news, although how that then qualifies as fake news is beyond me. You know, CNN not reporting all the great things that Trump did this week...
I pondered that too. But you cannot describe news that is not published as fake news?
Fake news must be something that exists that you can read?
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Old 15.06.2017, 13:53
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I pondered that too. But you cannot describe news that is not published as fake news?
Fake news must be something that exists that you can read?
Exactly, hence "how that then qualifies as fake news is beyond me".
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Old 15.06.2017, 13:58
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I pondered that too. But you cannot describe news that is not published as fake news?
Fake news must be something that exists that you can read?
I think it's a bit like Schrodinger's cat. Until it's published you can't tell if you agree with it or not.

But if you're big on banging the same drum in the same monotonous way all the time you can just call it fake ahead of time without breaking your rhythm.
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Old 15.06.2017, 14:34
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Re: A shooting just happened in ( *fill in the blank * )

pretty cute to see babyboomers trying to wrap their heads around the term fake news.

is not telling the truth the same as lying? how does bias relate? discuss!

anyway, heres a nice collection of facepalm
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Old 15.06.2017, 14:38
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pretty cute to see babyboomers trying to wrap their heads around the term fake news.

is not telling the truth the same as lying? how does bias relate? discuss!

anyway, heres a nice collection of facepalm
http://imgur.com/a/c1RnG
And where is the non-published fake news?
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Old 15.06.2017, 15:34
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Fake news is anything that comes from Australia.

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Old 15.06.2017, 15:37
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Fake news is anything that comes from Australia.

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You're thinking of Austria. Although Goebbels was actually born in Germany not Austria.
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Old 15.06.2017, 15:39
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Left-wing dominated, eh? In the US? The people that helped the Trumpster with all that free coverage? As if.
Other than FOX, all US news is extreme left-wing dominated.

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Old 15.06.2017, 15:40
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You're thinking of Austria. Although Goebbels was actually born in Germany not Austria.
Nazis are Nazis, who cares where they are from?

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Old 15.06.2017, 15:42
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Nazis are Nazis, who cares where they are from?
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Old 15.06.2017, 15:51
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Other than FOX, all US news is extreme left-wing dominated.

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That's an old tired truism that people just like to throw around. Yawn.
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Old 15.06.2017, 16:40
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I can't understand why you are try to analyze what "Fake" news is , Trump will let you Know.Just pay attention ;-)
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Old 15.06.2017, 17:02
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Other than FOX, all US news is extreme left-wing dominated.

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That very much depends on your reference point. If you use your own position and you're on the far right then of course everything else is on the left. That's why for Blocher for instance that notion is probably correct.
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Old 15.06.2017, 17:09
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Re: A shooting just happened in ( *fill in the blank * )

So to clarify there is:
Published news
Unpublished news
Published fake news
Unpublished fake news

Any old Rumsfeld could tell you that.
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pretty cute to see babyboomers trying to wrap their heads around the term fake news.
Excuse me ya cheeky bugger!!!! Generation X here!
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Old 15.06.2017, 17:27
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Fake news is anything that comes from Australia.

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Anyway I cannot read upside down!
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Excuse me ya cheeky bugger!!!! Generation X here!
Me too. I'm guessing manwithnoname is also silent on his birth year, i.e. from the Silent Generation. It's OK, he's due for his afternoon lie-down.
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Anyway I cannot read upside down!
How did you get through high school exams?
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