Daily Archives: June 22, 2018

Thoughts on Crying Babies, Dying Babies, and Media Deception

The technique is proven and effective. Put a moving, highly effective, propagandistic photo on the front page (or cover) of your story. Cause a moral outrage in the public. Then, several days (or even weeks) later, print a retraction somewhere in the middle of your publication where few will find it: We regret publishing a picture with a misleading caption. It works like a charm!