Social media companies like Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube are looking to avoid the mistakes they made during the 2016 election. But by doing that they may actually be furthering disinformation and other conspiracy theories. This week we are talking about the information and misinformation you need to know and how to avoid making the situation worse one week before the election. We also share our thoughts on Borat 2, American Utopia, and Black Box
With less than two months until Election Day, many experts are worried that social media platforms will repeat the mistakes of 2016. So, Facebook has a plan - no new political ads the week leading up to Election Day. This week we talk about how Facebook got to the place where it needs a plan to begin with, and whether it will be enough. We also share our thoughts on Cobra Kai, Love, Guaranteed, and what it's like watching Twin Peaks while high.
There's a Facebook event circulating right now with plans to storm Area 51 to find out the truth about aliens. This week Ryan and Zach talk about their plans and if there is any chance for success. They also share their thoughts on the new Lion King movie and the Netflix original Frankenstein's Monster's Monster, Frankenstein.
The Delete Facebook Movement
It's been a bad week for Mark Zuckerberg and your mom's favorite social media account. Facebook has been catching heat for fake news for a while but it was recently reported that 50 million users had their data hacked by Cambridge Analytica, that Facebook collected contacts and text messages from Android users, and now the company is under federal investigation. This week Ryan and Zach talk about the growing movement of users who are looking to delete Facebook. They also talk about Pacific Rim Uprising and Jessica Jones Season 2
Hosts: Zach Stone and Ryan Berger
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