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Detecting Bias

This is a tool to assist you in determining what bias or leanings a magazine or newspaper may have.

Rita Blanford

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Subjects: Citing Sources

The Word-Truthiness

Comedian and satirist Stephen Colbert introduces a new word to us and in the process pokes fun at certain biases and mindsets.

What former president is his target?

What does Colbert's character think of encyclopedias and facts in general?

Where does the truth come from, according to Colbert?

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