Separating Fake News From Fact

Wading through alternative facts, talking-out-one’s-butt, and other assorted BS

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And have you seen what the lowest common denominator is out there on social media? It’s not pretty.

What’s my point with this? Essentially, be skeptical. Have a BS filter. Recognize that just because someone’s talking about a topic doesn’t mean they know what they’re talking about. And run for the hills when you hear talk of “alternative facts”.

Mental health blogger | Former MH nurse | Living with depression | Author of 4books, latest is A Brief History of Stigma| mentalhealthathome.org