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View Diary: Sex, Lies, & Radiation: Miley Cyrus, Fukushima, & Memeology In A Post-Fact Society (19 comments)

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  •  I don't disagree... (2+ / 0-)
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    ...that there are a lot of companies with a vested interest in people not paying too much attention to what's going on in Fukushima right now. At the same time, there's hardly a deliberate coordinated media blackout happening, either. This kind of hyperbole and straw-manning doesn't allow people to make informed decisions about how they might want to get involved, and the cynicism and guilt contained in the messaging serve to foster apathy, not reduce it.

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