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(Taylor & Francis)   People who used Facebook as an additional source of news in any way were less likely to answer COVID-19 questions correctly than those who did not, finds a new study. Fark still okay   (tandfonline.com) divider line
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167 clicks; posted to STEM » on 12 Apr 2021 at 10:58 PM (4 weeks ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook



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2021-04-12 11:24:35 PM  
When making the Boobies is important to be witty, smart, funny or sarcastic. This post is nice of those.
F Facebook
 
2021-04-13 12:00:47 AM  
HOLY shiat REALLY???

why my goodness who ever could have figured that out?
 
2021-04-13 1:54:04 AM  
Yeah, you probably shouldn't get your information from social media. Even our MSM should taken with big rocks of salt.
 
2021-04-13 4:55:23 AM  
FakeBook
 
2021-04-13 7:55:32 AM  
Can't always rely on the media. That along with social media needs to be more informational, fair, and/or balanced.
 
2021-04-13 9:25:06 AM  
Even if I failed a physics test I would still feel smarter than facebook and twitter users
 
2021-04-13 10:07:35 AM  
That would be a fun idea.  Have COVID surveys linked from multiple sites, and then lists different sites in order of decreasing knowledge about COVID.  We could see how much about COVID is actually known on Fark, vs MSNBC, CNN, Fox, etc.

Depending on the questions, you could even see which sites have more paranoia about the virus vs others, vs actually working solutions.
 
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