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Rating the reliability of popular, current and breaking news stories.

Dec
22

How to Recognize Disinformation

Dnc disinformation is dumb

The DNC recently published and promoted “Recommendations for Combating Online Disinformation” and I decided to give it the Reliability Ranking treatment. I understand this is a bit like reliability “Inception”, but what the hell! Right Variety is new and I can take these…

Dec
3

Breaking News: 5 Important Factors I Use to Rate Reliability

Breaking news or highlighting inaccuracies? We are taught how to read but not how to think. I would not suggest the well meaning journalist exploits this fault. I would say the propagandist certainly does.

What is reliability? It is a quality. The quality of being trustworthy.

Is today’s news trustworthy? Sometimes. Is it consistently so? Not a chance.