Fake News & Cognitive Biases 3: Why Are People Susceptible To Misinformation?

In the previous post on Fake News & Cognitive Biases, we discussed about how people are most susceptible to misinformation when it is riding on a trending topic or during periods of chaos. But why are people even susceptible to misinformation in the first place? Has it got anything to do with intelligence? In the … Continue reading Fake News & Cognitive Biases 3: Why Are People Susceptible To Misinformation?