The Science Post

Last updated on December 24th, 2020 at 02:20 pm

The Science Post - Satire - Bias

SATIRE

These sources exclusively use humor, irony, exaggeration, or ridicule to expose and criticize people’s stupidity or vices, particularly in the context of contemporary politics and other topical issues. Primarily these sources are clear that they are satire and do not attempt to deceive.  See all Satire sources.

  • Overall, we rate The Science Post as a Satire website based on proper disclosure of their intentions.

Detailed Report

Country: Canada
World Press Freedom Rank: Canada 16/180

History

Founded in 2016, The Science Post is a satire website with the tagline “Science, Health, Satire.” The website is run anonymously.

Read our profile on Canada Media and Government.

Funded by / Ownership

The Science Post does not disclose ownership and revenue is derived through advertising and donations. We assume they are based in Canada as PayPal donations are solicited in Canadian Dollars.

Analysis / Bias

In review, The Science Post produces satirical news articles on health, science, and politics. A sample article reads COVID-19 officially endorses Donald Trump for President. However, some articles are based on real news stories that then add a satirical twist such as this New law makes it legal for atheist doctors and nurses to refuse care to religious patients. In general, this is a satire website that clearly labels their intentions.

Overall, we rate The Science Post as a Satire website based on proper disclosure of their intentions. (D. Van Zandt 12/5/2016) Updated (12/24/2020)

Source: http://thesciencepost.com/

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