You really can't trust anyone on the internet.
Facebook's already dealing with controversy around hoax stories, and now Google is in the same pot of hot water. A search for election results brought up a story about Donald Trump winning the popular vote (he didn't). Between Google and Facebook, one has to question whether we can believe anything on the internet.
There are no easy answers to such a complex dilemma, which is why we try to tackle the issue in less than 2 minutes.
We do a lot of venting on today's episode.
The 3:59 gives you bite-size news and analysis about the top stories of the day, brought to you by the CNET News team in New York and producer Bryan VanGelder.
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Don't click on this... it's a fake story! (The 3:59, Ep. 141)