“I Never Said That”: Fact-Checking, Research, and Quotes on the Internet

I’m a big fan of the internet as a means of spreading information quickly, but we all know how difficult it can be to discern whether or not something we see online is actually true. Today, for instance, a friend had shared this article here on Facebook about how the makers of South Park were … More “I Never Said That”: Fact-Checking, Research, and Quotes on the Internet

Meme Facts: The Russian Reversal

Internet memes are a fascinating cultural phenomenon. They’re always changing, and generally pretty mysterious in origin. They’re a great way to get ideas across, or to just create something humorous. They’ve even started to affect the English language, adding new concepts like face-palming to everyday vocabulary. If you’re not sure what I mean by “memes,” … More Meme Facts: The Russian Reversal