“There were literally millions of videos uploaded to YouTube to satiate the algorithm’s appetite for content claiming the earth is flat. ‘On YouTube, fiction is outperforming reality.’”
The lens through which people understand politics and politicians is extraordinarily powerful. And Trump understands the new ecosystem, in which facts and truth don’t matter. You attract attention, rouse emotions, and then move on. You can surf those emotions. I’ve said it before, but if I watched Fox I wouldn’t vote for me!