We kick off the episode with a bit of house cleaning: why the show exists, plans, goals, etc. The episode ran a little longer than planned, but we had to get the house cleaning out of the way.

The media will have you believe fake news is overtaking the country and is the biggest threat to our democracy. (GASP!) Simply put: they’re wrong. Fake news is not new and in the kick-off episode, we dive into a brief history of fake news and how we can combat it. Spoiler alert: personal responsibility.


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