Tag Archives: fake websites

How to Spot Fake News

Carolyn Thompson, in an article written for the Associated Press, advises on how to spot fake news. Here are her suggestions: Consider where it was first published? Is there a source? Is the source reliable? Has it been “fact checked?” … Continue reading

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The Honorable Tom Reed’s Fake Twitter Account

The Rochester Democrat and Chronicle reported on The Honorable Tom Reed’s fake twitter account on which he pretends to be John Plumb, and posts made-up comments that he contributes to Plumb. He follows Donald Trump’s playbook and gives his opponent a … Continue reading

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False advertising in #NY23

Would anyone wish to be represented by Tom Reed whose campaign is based on phony petitions, false news, fake websites, and self-serving lies? The GOP–once the Party of Lincoln, more recently the Party of the Rich, the Stupid Party, the … Continue reading

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