Bill Doskoch: Media, BPS*, Film, Minutiae

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A case study in fake news going viral

From the NYT tweet: “How one tweet from a 35-year-old with 40 followers started a nationwide conspiracy theory about anti-Trump protests.”

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One cool retro music commercial

This is Apple’s 2007 ad for iTunes, back when it was just a music device: From Kevin Speicher.

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The great ideas that come up after a few beers

Behold, the hipster nativity scene! For details on its origins, see this Huffington Post story.

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