People may be willing to condone statements they know to be false and even spread misinformation on social media if they believe those statements could become true in the future, according to research

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Weaponized Contrarianism

idontsmokeheroin

That puts “fake it till you make it” in a whole new way. I’m proud of these researchers.

Finaglers

You know the difference between conspiracy theory and real world? About half a year.

DeltaJuly

“That sounds right.” > “What? It’s not true?” > “Well it could be!”

sedition-

Society has changed so nuch in just a decade. Sometimes not for the better because of polarized events and figures. Issues such climate change and human biology have really turn for the worst because people are not only denieing their existence but also manipulate facts to suit their agenda.

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