Understanding and Reducing the Spread of Misinformation Online

https://psyarxiv.com/3n9u8/

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: