It's not enough to know that "fake news" exists; we need to be humble enough to acknowledge that we are susceptible to it, and to blame for it.
Social networking is a miracle of technology, a tool of unprecedented global reach. Its power to connect is truly a wonder. Which is why it's so disheartening to see it used too frequently for the spread of misinformation and lies. Some of it is innocuous or so blatantly false that it barely warrants comment. But … Continue reading Sandy Hook Conspiracies and the Need for Order
Conspiracy Theories Everyone I meet seems prone to imagine conspiracies. There are always the flashy ones like, "9/11 was an inside job" or "The moon landing was fake," and then there are the more grounded ones where [Fill In The Blank Group] is manipulating [Fill In The Blank System] for some agenda, secret or otherwise. … Continue reading The complete lack of evidence is the surest sign that the conspiracy is working
Now, of all the great lies the Devil ever spread, love his prettiest bride A grace and a beauty, spectacular to behold, a bouquet of blooming iris Breathless in the bathing light of broken dawn This morning, this moment, lost in the silence of a billion stars burning out Promises and eternity, exhausted He, the … Continue reading Faithless