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by A440
Fri Oct 12, 2018 8:45 am
Forum: Reputation discussions
Topic: Rumour, Gossip and Fake News Sites
Replies: 93
Views: 98617

Re: Rightwingnews.com – update

This is yet another example of why rightwingnews.com is untrustworthy as a source of news: www.nytimes.com/2018/10/11/technology/fake-news-online-disinformation.html On Thursday, Facebook said it had identified 559 pages and 251 accounts run by Americans, many of which amplified false and misleading...
by A440
Mon Oct 08, 2018 8:53 am
Forum: Site evaluations
Topic: Evaluation request: DogOnline.co.za
Replies: 1
Views: 660

Re: Evaluation request: DogOnline.co.za

Hello and welcome to WOT.

Your site appears to be safe and free of problems.

Rated.
by A440
Mon Oct 08, 2018 8:47 am
Forum: Reputation discussions
Topic: Rumour, Gossip and Fake News Sites
Replies: 93
Views: 98617

Re: Infowars rating

"Notbuyingit",

IMHO, WOT is diminished when such an obvious violator of so many standards gets what amounts to a free pass from its service.
This does not reflect well upon WOT worthiness.
by A440
Fri Sep 07, 2018 2:47 am
Forum: Site evaluations
Topic: Please evaluate tel4me.com
Replies: 2
Views: 635

Re: Please evaluate tel4me.com

Hello and welcome to WOT.

Your site does not seem to be up.
by A440
Fri Sep 07, 2018 2:45 am
Forum: Site evaluations
Topic: Please help evaluate my site - comsparc.com
Replies: 4
Views: 1179

Re: Please help evaluate my site - comsparc.com

Hello and welcome to WOT.

Your site appears to be safe and has SSL enabled and no outstanding incidents that would prompt caution.

Rated.
by A440
Thu Sep 06, 2018 11:00 pm
Forum: Reputation discussions
Topic: Rumour, Gossip and Fake News Sites
Replies: 93
Views: 98617

Re: infowars.com

Here is another reason to downgrade infowars.com and any other Alex Jones site: Jones and infowars has been permanently banned from Twitter. https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2018/09/06/twitter-has-permanently-banned-alex-jones-infowars/?utm_term=.99b937e01740 I think that domain, along wit...
by A440
Thu Sep 06, 2018 10:47 pm
Forum: Reputation discussions
Topic: Rumour, Gossip and Fake News Sites
Replies: 93
Views: 98617

infowars.com

Here is another reason to downgrade infowars.com and any other Alex Jones site:

Jones and infowars has been permanently banned from Twitter.

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https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2018/09/06/twitter-has-permanently-banned-alex-jones-infowars/?utm_term=.99b937e01740
by A440
Sat Sep 01, 2018 6:25 pm
Forum: Reputation discussions
Topic: Why is Breitbart green?
Replies: 7
Views: 5388

Re: Why is Breitbart green?

P.S. This site has serious problems with reproducing an intact URL without parsing it. This is a big problem.
by A440
Sat Sep 01, 2018 6:18 pm
Forum: Reputation discussions
Topic: Why is Breitbart green?
Replies: 7
Views: 5388

Re: Why is Breitbart green?

Considering the amount of disinformation on that site, it should be rated far less trustworthy. Consider the following as a reason for why the site should be rated down: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Breitbart_News#False_report_of_Muslim_mob_in_Germany https://www.snopes.com/fact-check/london-knife-...
by A440
Tue Jul 03, 2018 9:42 am
Forum: Reputation discussions
Topic: Rumour, Gossip and Fake News Sites
Replies: 93
Views: 98617

savemysweden.com

Another notorious site: savemysweden.com This site posts alleged articles without links though it's entries refer to actual articles. A search for the alleged article, in most cases, comes back empty. All of the posts on this site that deal with immigration issues is opinion and promotes a nationali...