Funny And Sad Examples of How Media Manipulates The Truth

Lately more and more people are finding it harder to stay well informed because it is getting more challenging to determine which news are accurate. We gathered some examples of how media can use different techniques of deception to trick you into seeing exactly what they wanted you to see. As you will discover, perspective really is everything! It all goes to show that a healthy dose of skepticism goes a long way, and getting your news from a wide range of different sources is essential get to a more rounded view of the world we live in.

The dangers of a one-sided story.

Fake TV news room.

How media manipulates the news.

Waving to an imaginary crowd.

Hillary vs. reality.

UK is guilty of media manipulations too.

Tax protest in Paris, France.

Immigrant kids in cages.

Israel vs. Palestine.

12 thoughts on “Funny And Sad Examples of How Media Manipulates The Truth”

  1. And?

    I think it is a normal cycle.
    People are already so exhausted of fake news and media exaggerations, that truthful depiction from aside is now becoming more attractive.
    What would you rather watch – YET ANOTHER suppsoedly big protest and reporter among them
    A reporter standing on side of some protest that looks laughably small in the everyday life.

    I definitely rather enjoy the latter nowadays. It’s more entertaining to watch.

  2. So you don’t care about truth, only about entertainment?

  3. Read and und erstand, again LandLord.

  4. Sadly, this is the state of media for this time. Today’s media outlets are more interested in eyes than in thorough, researched news. Virtually the same thing happened 120 years ago, the original days of yellow journalism.

    Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.
    -George Santayana

  5. I have to voice my political thoughts. Where’s the best place to do it? Where would it be most powerful? Oh, I know! AN INTERNET COMEDY SITE! That will swing the vote!

  6. The problem is the US media are mostly defined by entertainment these days. Like the US justice system – best entertaining laywer gets the jury – and US politics – reality show host is president.
    This is seeping into other countries pesting media and societies.
    It makes people stupid, facts forgetable and the “truth” unreliable.
    America is the reason for the world wide nationalism crisis. And Putin understood how to use it for his advantage.

  7. If you/we are contributors to EatLiver and other such sites allowing viewer comments that are nonsensical or strongly black and white on issues that you/we pretend to understand, you/we are part and parcel of the encouragement and acceptance of media’s intentional obfuscation.

  8. This is all Trump his fault

  9. @Anonymous
    MSM commands me and I must obey.

  10. I blame Jimmy Carter and Gerald Ford.

  11. manipulation shown here is all about fixing photos…what we are truly concerned with is truth in journalism reports…too many people get their news these days from social media. there still are many honorable and decent papers to go to. Just make sure you go to a variety so as to have a check on any given story

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