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Study: 42 percent of Republicans believe accurate — but negative — stories qualify as ‘fake news’

All those media-trust studies have a tendency toward the rote. Yes, we already knew that the public had little trust in the country’s journalistic organs. Yes, we knew that finding credible sources could be a harrowing pursuit for the public. Yes, we knew that an increasing portion of the U.S.

via Study: 42 percent of Republicans believe accurate — but negative — stories qualify as ‘fake news’

Most of the time, “Fake News” just means “I choose to ignore facts I do not like”