Fake News about our Fake News Study Spread Faster than its Truth… Just as We Predicted.

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Photo Credit: AAAS
The Novelty Hypothesis: We tend to engage with and retweet novel, shocking, surprising and blood-boiling news more.
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David Austin Professor of Management at MIT, Director of the MIT IDE, Co-Founder of Manifest Capital & Author of The Hype Machine

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