Absurd story of holiday-gone-wrong an example of how fake news affects Bendigo audiences

Mark Kearney
Updated July 16 2017 - 4:16pm, first published July 14 2017 - 5:00pm

It might be making a splash online, but the viral story about a Bendigo man blinded while holidaying in Thailand is just another example of the fake news phenomenon duping audiences around the world.   

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Mark Kearney

Mark Kearney


Journalist. Traveller. Pop culture connoisseur. Mark is passionate about education, the arts and social justice, especially stories affecting the LGBTI community.

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