Microsoft is Fighting Fake News? Hilarious (Premium)


I was amused to see that Microsoft has quietly undertaken a campaign to warn Edge mobile users about untrustworthy news sites. After all, Microsoft is one of many news aggregators that promotes fake news all the time.

No, I don’t mean earth-shattering fake news, like Russia allegedly colluding with the winner of the most recent U.S. presidential election: I have no proof of that. I’m talking about something far more personal in nature, something I see every day. Something I can easily point to.

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