Images are undoubtedly powerful. Researchers are encouraged to consider how we interpret images in different environments. If an image is broadcast on network news as opposed to a blog, do we believe what we see more?
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Fox News Station Posts Fake Baltimore Riot Photo from Venezuela
curtisfease, Friday, May 1, 2015, Daily Kos
Fox13 Memphis Facebook post used photo from riots in Venezuela and titled it, "Baltimore In Flames."