If broadcast TV was an opiate of the masses, is social media an amphetamine?


My experience and interest in fake/staged videos


If broadcast TV was an opiate of the masses, is social media an amphetamine?


From NYPost.com


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An example of the approach I propose in this piece: going into pro-Trump Facebook groups and educating them about the fake, foreign-origin news/posts they’re reacting to.


  • How can someone, as an individual doing online fundraising (or some other person-to-person transaction) fairly easily establish their credibility?
  • How can someone, who is considering donating to an individual’s online fundraiser (or considering some other person-to-person financial transaction) feel more comfortable…

Zachary Elwood

Have psych podcast “People Who Read People.” My research into online deception featured in NYT, WaPo, more. Wrote books on poker tells (translated 8 languages).

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