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What Do Your News Sources Tell About You?

Examine the types of news coverage and articles you read in order to determine whether or not you are accurately informed.

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  1. Which source is credible for news coverage?

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    A true, accurate, justified news source without showing obvious bias or personal commentary.

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    YAHOO! NEWS
    Via yahoo.com
    YAHOO! NEWS
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    The Wall Street Journal
    Via wsj.com
    The Wall Street Journal
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    The Drudge Report by Matt Drudge
    Via drudgereport.com
    The Drudge Report by Matt Drudge
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    Breitbart
    Via breitbart.com
    Breitbart
  2. Which source is NOT credible?

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    OK, maybe they're not lying. But they COULD be!

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    BBC News
    Via bbc.co.uk
    BBC News
    Via bbc.co.uk
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    attn:
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    MSNBC News
    Via msnbc.com
    MSNBC News
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    CNN
    Via cnn.com
    CNN
    Via cnn.com
  3. What compels you to read an article?

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    Somethings are entertaining even though they are not true, I get that. What compels you to read an article for factual information?

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    If it seems real. Even then I read multiple other sources on the same information.
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    If it seems real. Even then I read multiple other sources on the same information.
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    It has an interesting title and it seems legitimate.
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    It has an interesting title and it seems legitimate.
    Via imgur.com
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    I pass by it on Facebook, read it because I'm bored and then share it with my friends.
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    I pass by it on Facebook, read it because I'm bored and then share it with my friends.
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    I agree with the title even though I don't know where it's from.
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    I agree with the title even though I don't know where it's from.
  4. Which do you use on a daily basis for news coverage?

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    I read articles on Facebook.
    Via facebook.com
    I read articles on Facebook.
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    The New York Times
    Via nytimes.com
    The New York Times
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    Politico
    Via politico.com
    Politico
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    Twitter news.
    Via twitter.com
    Twitter news.
  5. What annoys you the most?

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    People who purely watch Fox News.
    Via foxnews.com
    People who purely watch Fox News.
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    When one thinks a random post describes them perfectly, although it is general and can apply to anyone.
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    When one thinks a random post describes them perfectly, although it is general and can apply to anyone.
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    When people believe mainstream media.
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    When people believe mainstream media.
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    When people share a fake news article.
    Via hoax-slayer.com
    When people share a fake news article.
  6. How do you react to a fake news article?

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    If it isn't verified, I don't read it and move on.
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    If it isn't verified, I don't read it and move on.
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    I share it on Facebook
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    I share it on Facebook
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    How can I tell if it is real news or fake? Mainstream media is always lying.
    How can I tell if it is real news or fake? Mainstream media is always lying.
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    What is fake news and how can I tell if it is fake?
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    What is fake news and how can I tell if it is fake?
  7. Remember, don't trust everything you read on the internet.

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    I trust everything I read on the internet.
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    I trust everything I read on the internet.
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    I DON'T
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    I DON'T
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