Fact checking: Just the facts, please

We all check our email (well, most of us). When we do manage our inbox, do we take a second look at suspicious emails? Do we delete them right away? What about emails we get from family and friends, do we take a second look at those?

We probably should.

This video is by FactCheck.org asks us to take a closer look at our inbox. All those chain emails riddled with suspicious claims. And what about social media? Odds are, those claims are bogus. Learn how to spot the “Key Characteristics of Bogusness.”

Photo courtesy of Torsten Dettlaff.