Social media and the “instant expert”

Social media and the “instant expert”

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Social media and the instant expert

Social media makes it possible for anyone to have a platform, and that’s given rise to the phenomenon known as the instant expert. These self-appointed authorities on everything from federal policy to last night’s episode of This Is Us can hop on Twitter and share their hot takes in a multi-Tweet thread in the time it takes most people to make a sandwich.

Source: Has The Word “Expert” Lost Its Meaning In 2019? – Everything After Z by Dictionary.com

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