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Facebook’s Anti-Satire Campaign Questioned As Company Develops Fake News Site

Facebook, who in the past year have made several draconian steps toward eliminating legitimate satire websites from appearing in their users’ feeds, are on the cusp of launching their own satire website, which they brazenly plan to actively [...]
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Unsung Heroes: Meet Richard Euringer, Facebook’s Anti-Satire Crusader

It’s 7:34 am PST in Silicon Valley. The halls of Facebook’s Menlo Park headquarters are mostly empty, shy of a few janitors and executive assistants. But after turning a few corners and passing through a few doors, you find yourself [...]
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Facebook Slaps “Satire” Tags On NBC Links As Result Of Brian Williams’ Scandal

Links appearing on Facebook from NBC News will bear a “[SATIRE]” tag for the foreseeable future, the social networking website says, after famed NBC anchor Brian Williams admitted last Wednesday to having falsified a claim he’d [...]
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Facebook To Ban Religious Posts, Memes After Criticism From Atheism Groups

In a closed-door session with shareholders on Tuesday, Facebook executives wheeled out a set of new rules which, when implemented later this year, will ban their users from creating status updates and image posts related in any way to religion, [...]
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Terrorists Attempt To Blow Up London Shopping Center After Hearing Offensive Joke In Fast Food Restaurant

Three men were arrested early Thursday morning in the East London borough of Newham, after allegedly conspiring, planning, and then attempting to blow up an unidentified shopping center in the London area, all after hearing an insensitive joke [...]
Mark Zuckerberg, Founded Facebook

Zuckerberg to Use “Satire Tags” to Protect Ignorant Facebook Users – The National Report Responds

By Nigel J. Covington III Editor-in-Chief *SARCASM: Another term for verbal irony–the act of ostensibly saying one thing but meaning another. See further discussion under irony. *SATIRE: An attack on or criticism of any stupidity or vice [...]