(WASHINGTON, D.C.) -- “It’s flooding down in Texas,” goes the old song. “All of the telephone lines are down.”
With apologies to Stevie Ray Vaughan, there’s a lot more down in Texas than telephone lines now. Power lines still down, homes destroyed and cities slowly recovering from sitting underwater. Dozens have died.
(NATIONAL) -- The problem is, it's getting to the point where the electronic disinformation campaigns that have been spreading across the US have become so widespread and sophisticated that you have to ask: how do you really know what information and information sources to trust anymore?