The “Trump Bump” and political outrage news is no longer driving viewers to TV (or print) news coverage as all see big drops in viewers. TV news, especially, is now looking for the next topic to entice
The NY Times (presented here via the Seattle Times) reports that counterfeit products run rampant on the Amazon.com web site. This is especially difficult for book authors whose works can takes months or years to create, but which are copied or scanned, re-titled and re-published under fake author names and fake publishers. Coupled with fake product reviews, counterfeits can end up stealing substantial revenue from those who wrote the books. I had one of my own books sold by counterfeit publishers on Amazon.com too.
The Daily Beast makes up a completely false claim for their pretend news report. The media desperately needs to stop engaging in this self destructive behavior.
The story about cell phones causing young people to grown “horns” was fake, with those claims made up by the reporter.
Youtube deletes thousands of historical videos because “hate speech” – destroying resources used by educators to teach students about the Holocaust and the evils of Nazism.
Six months ago, I wrote about airlines’ new policies of dividing cabins into as many as 9 different tiers or classes of customers, creating a sense of peer pressure between the haves and have-nots. Now, researchers say this passenger hierarchy appears to lead to more in flight aggression by passengers.