….Hate is a powerful emotion. It is not difficult to understand why it is the structure of news headlines. We call garbage opinion-journalism 'clickbait'. Clickbait is a term for an outrageous headline, designed to provoke an emotion from the reader. That emotion drives a click to the article. Normally the article has as much worth to the world as the tide-pod-blogger that wrote it. But you clicked. Advertisers pay out, and the site gets another metric.
The news has evolved from simple clickbait to entire hate-narratives. ….Read More