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Maybe you know that article is satire, but a lot of people can’t tell the difference

Maybe you know that article is satire, but a lot of people can’t tell the difference

Nieman Lab - R. Kelly Garrett, Robert Bond, and Shannon Poulsen

Labeling satire as such may seem to take the sting out of the joke. But it’s also the most effective way we know of to prevent people from taking satirical content as fact — something surprisingly common. In July, the website Snopes published a piece fact-checking a story posted on The Babylon Bee, …

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