The Mainstream Media Has Only Itself to Blame for the ‘Fake News’ Epidemic, by Stephen Miller

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For any “fake news” sites out there that want to perfect their fake-news generating capabilities, they can go to school on the mainstream media, which has been doing it for a long time and is quite good at it. From Stephen Miller at heatst.com:

The mainstream media continues to freak out over the spread of “fake news” on Facebook and other social media platforms such as Twitter and reddit. Hillary Clinton’s late campaign thinks this is a problem.

The Democrat party seems to think people with Facebook accounts are to blame for Hillary’s decision to ignore crucial swing states in the final weeks of the campaign, that likely cost her the election.

But the media hasn’t bothered to ask why such sites gained traction. Our media has cultivated false news for years. Understandably, people stopped caring about the “journalistic ethics” the media claim to possess.

The CBS morning show, hosted…

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