Trump Fires Adviser’s Son From Transition for Spreading Fake News – The New York Times

Michael G. Flynn, the son of the pick for national security adviser, had posted on Twitter about a fake Hillary Clinton story that led to an armed encounter in a pizzeria. (via Trump Fires Adviser’s Son From Transition for Spreading Fake News – The New York Times) I guess we should all thank Trump for… Continue reading Trump Fires Adviser’s Son From Transition for Spreading Fake News – The New York Times

Fake News Weaponized

Thankfully, no one was hurt. But you may have heard that a man from Salisbury, North Carolina, Edgar Maddison Welch, shot up a pizza joint in Washington, DC today in an effort to ‘investigate’ the “Pizza Gate” conspiracy theory. What on earth is Pizza Gate, you may ask? It’s a Reddit-based far right conspiracy theory… Continue reading Fake News Weaponized