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Dear Editor:

The general population of this country, a species known as Americanus ignoramus, truly believe they have evolved into some higher form of intellect. Nothing could be farther from the truth. There exists this paradigm of false news these days when it appears to have been a part of the whole newspaper industry from the beginning. Here is an interesting quote from John Swinton a journalist for the New York Times in 1880.

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This story was posted on April 13, 2017.