Understanding and Reducing the Spread of Misinformation Online


Understanding and reducing the spread of misinformation online
Authors: Gordon Pennycook, Ziv Epstein, Mohsen Mosleh, Antonio Arechar, Dean Eckles, David Rand
Created on November 13, 2019

Supplemental Materials: https://osf.io/p6u8k/

Accuracy prompts decrease sharing of false and misleading news content
Contributors: Gordon Pennycook, David Rand
Date created: 2019-08-29 12:07 AM

Twitter thread by David Rand:

For RT:

Trump’s Failing Memory

 How about saying “sorry” to James Mattis?


New York Times on Syria, 2019-01-07~08:

Categorically Untrue Statement

 Later the US Senate got closer to the truth. From the Congressional Record: