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Fake News and News Bias

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Known fake, parodic and misleading news sites

Some sites are intentionally satirical, and identify themselves accordingly. Examples are:


Other sites intentionally mislead, either by mimicking respected news organizations or choosing names that look like they could be legitimate news sources (e.g., NYTimes.com.co.) 


There have been attempts at identifying and listing fake news sites, although they seem to be multiplying exponentially.

 

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