Headline: San Jose Mercury-News, 10/6/2017
Here’s something that just might come up when Facebook officials testify before the members of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Nov. 1:
Just why did Facebook cut any mention of Russia out of an April report about how its social-media platform might have been manipulated in the run-up to the 2016 presidential election?
Original 10/3/2017 post, "Fighting fake news: Google to make improvements? Facebook working to fix? Don't count on it!", starts here.
After Las Vegas Shooting, Fake News Regains Its Megaphone. (The New York Times, 10/2/2017)
Here Are All The Hoaxes Being Spread About The Las Vegas Shooting. (BuzzFeed News, 10/2/2017)
Popular far-right news site the Gateway Pundit wrote up the Geary Danley shooter conspiracy, describing him as being associated with an "anti-Trump army."
Lots of death, destruction and carnage to be done in 700 rounds per minute. (10/2/2017)
Irony alert: Where Stephen Paddock shopped for guns in Mesquite, Nevada. (10/2/2017)
Las Vegas massacre through a To Tell the Truth lens. (10/2/2017)