2016 was the year in which fake news, spread by poor quality media sources, became a global concern. But what studies can you do to accurately, honestly tell you which big newspapers are truly lacking in journalistic standards? A good standard of journalism, for instance, will always look for two sources, or one certain … More How can you tell a better quality newspaper? Data has arrived in the most unexpected of forms.
The things that happened in 2016 are not irreversible, nor are they catastrophic, but they did see humankind begin a remarkable and almost universal descent from the reason and intelligence which we have spent centuries improving upon. That computer you’re reading this on, the clothes you’re wearing, the house you sat in…all of it came from … More 2016: the year the world declined.
As you drive to work, you likely listen to your radio, and hear songs written by well-known singer songwriters. When you arrive, maybe you check social media and learn the newest trending stories. When you go home, you watch the latest reality TV, punctuated by trailers for the next Hollywood blockbuster. This is real life; … More Forget fake news, we’re living fake lives. You can choose to take the red pill.