When rage equals revenue, everyone loses
April 27, 2023
It doesn’t take long to find someone who doesn’t like The Media.
Conservatives despise CNN. Liberals hate Fox. All the while, there are a million offshoots placating everyone’s political ideologies and affirming that what they believe is right. Social media fuels the fire, allowing endless opportunities for people to share supercharged takes and baseless lies.
There was a brief break in the cycle last week, however. Fox News settled a defamation lawsuit with Dominion Voting Systems worth $787.5 million over lies the network propagated during the 2020 presidential election. Turns out,...