Published on Aug 7, 2016
John Cook introduces the “Fact-Myth-Fallacy” structure for debunking misinformation. Step 1) Introduce the factual information in a memorable or “sticky” fashion. 2) Explain why a common myth is incorrect. 3) Explain the fallacy that is found in the misinformation to help people understand why it is wrong.
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