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Inside Line: Formula 1 and the increase in fake news

I will start this piece by admitting it has been bubbling on the back burner for a few weeks and now is the time to put it out there as Fake News aka yellow journalism is rearing its ugly head as the sport's predictability triggers fantasy among the ranks of scribes eager to attract clicks. First, it is worth contemplating the background and origins of Fake News over the ages. For sure it is not a new ‘phenomenon' discovered by any means. I am no historian but I imagine Fake News originated centuries ago, perhaps when humans lived in caves, back in the day when chieftains or kings would send observers to various fronts to report back on the state of an enemy, or a restless neighbour,...
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