Social Media

A Bolder Way To Tweet About Boulders: How A Traffic Alert Typo Rocked the Internet

On Jan. 27, 2020, San Miguel, Colorado Sheriff's Office PIO Susan Lilly tweeted a warning of a highway obstruction: a "large boulder the size of a small boulder." The rest is internet history.

QAnon Is Winning

Conspiracy thinking in America had a huge night on Tuesday.

Lawmakers Propose $1M to Examine How Mis- And Disinformation Impacted Covid-19 Response

In particular, they’d like to know more about foreign and domestic sources propagating false information.

Democratic State Attorneys General Push Back on Trump Social Media Order

The executive order would direct federal agencies and state attorneys general to investigate social media companies for alleged bias in their content moderation policies.