misinformation and argumentation

Speaking of unlikely sources of “journalism,” this article from the Onion is a hilarious comedic take on “know-nothingism.”  But misinformation coupled with intolerance has serious consequences, as warned by the respected Gen. David Petraeus regarding the safety of U.S. troops. Thanks to Devon Tincknell for these excellent links.

Advertisements

One Response to “misinformation and argumentation”

  1. Marisa Vasquez Says:

    Here’s another article related to misinformation/Obama’s religion:

    http://www.theonion.com/articles/poll-1-in-5-americans-believe-obama-is-a-cactus,18127/

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: