One of the greatest crimes of the internet is the elevation of famous faux-experts. But there’s a reason why Gwyneth Paltrow continues to cash in.
We’re all living it, but the idea of a compelling fiction has long overtaken the concept of dour fact. The only way out, is stepping further into the circles of Hell.
We’ve all got a certain point in internet arguments where we wonder how people can cling to such obviously false facts. Well, turns out there’s a science to it.
As kids, we’re told a whole manner of things by adults. The old wives tale is front-and-centre to the trough. But how much of these hokey assumptions are actually gospel?
There’s an odd duality defining the information age, in that the more we have access to, the more ignorant we choose to be.
We live in a world where facts have become meaningless, so to combat this we’re flooding you with meaningless facts. Just call us the “Fact Breakers”. Don’t sue.
Facebook has introduced measures to curb fake news, but unfortunately, those measures actually embolden the spread of fake news with users worldwide flipping a middle finger to the censor.