Mainstream Vs. Fringe Media: An Easy Knockout

If like myself you spend an inordinate amount of time in the dark world of comment threads on Facebook, Twitter, or Reddit, you likely have encountered a fair share of “woke” individuals telling you to “think for yourself.”

I recently made the classic mistake of scrolling through the comments of an article regarding a study that once again showed that the MMR vaccine does not cause autism (Really? I’m floored!). I was slightly encouraged by the majority of people actually defending science and reason. But there it was inevitably: that one asshat…