Thursday, June 12, 2008

Fight the Smears

Fight the Smears

[Website refutes untrue rumors about Barack Obama.]

16 June 2008

What's wrong with Obama's

Obama's new site tries to fight ugly rumors by getting people to e-mail the truth to their friends. The strategy could backfire.

By Farhad Manjoo

[...] What's worse, Fight the Smears violates a cardinal rule of rumor-debunking: When you're fighting a lie, don't repeat it. [...]