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    The New York Times CompanyDavid Brooks11/26/204 min
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    • Billsfriendjake1 year ago

      but clearly media today can bypass each of these channels — better ideas have to reach the paranoid conspiracy-believing masses in their own whisper-networks...

      “We let alt-truth talk,” Rauch said, “but we don’t let it write textbooks, receive tenure, bypass peer review, set the research agenda, dominate the front pages, give expert testimony or dictate the flow of public dollars.”