The news is hard these days. The real news feels surreal, and a lot of it is outrageous. The fake news feels real and oftentimes reinforces our perception of the world.
Fake news (and news geared to get you riled up) wastes your time and energy. It distracts you and your friends from the battles that really need to be won. Check your sources, and don’t share anything until you do.
Here’s some tips from experts on how to sniff out fact from fake.