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Ep07 Misinformation - (Why so many hoax)

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Published on Jan 18, 2016

Why people write visibly false things on the Internet.
1) To make buzz. It makes clicks, and therefore advertising revenue.
2) To make misinformation. Some arrange reality a bit to convince and justify their opinions.

These few examples of misinformation are mostly a pretext to explain the method (find the sources, check the data) and gain a bit of critical thinking.

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