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Confessions of a media manipulator

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Most of the time, the truth never gets famous or applauded.

And suppose whatever content is paid by viewership and clicks. In that case, it’s easy to manipulate them and make them into something that pays.

So the question is, how exactly does the media work?

In looking for answers, I stumbled upon this book. After reading it last 2019, I never looked at media the same way again.

The most powerful predictor of what spreads online is anger.

Trust Me, I’m Lying: Confessions of a Media Manipulator