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Facebook ‘satire' tag will alert readers to gag news

In a move that could permanently cripple the Internet’s unchecked hoax industry – and ruin at least a couple of decent punch lines – Facebook this week announced that it’s experimenting with a tag that will mark sites such as The Onion, Clickhole and Empire News as satire and, hopefully, alert the millions of gullible people who share these sites as truth each week.

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