Lessons From the Fake New York Times Wikileaks Op-ed
On Sunday July 29th a fake NYT op-ed from Bill Keller appeared online and within hours had spread like wildfire across Twitter, including being retweeted by NYT staff. Below is a recap of what happened, and a look at some of the lessons this episode suggests about digital literacy and verification.
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- OccupyBayStreetThis is pretty important too https://twitter.com/nickbilton/status/2295894009657589762012-07-29T14:59:56.559Z
- OccupyBayStreetSince you have the James Ball quote, probably ought to include this too from Glenn Greenwald https://twitter.com/ggreenwald/status/2295679097085911042012-07-29T14:52:24.900Z