Deepfakes: Can You Trust the Political Videos You See?

February 16, 2020 Politisite Aggregator 0

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — A video on social media shows a high-ranking U.S. legislator declaring his support for an overwhelming tax increase. You react accordingly because the video looks like him and sounds like him, so certainly it has to be him. Not necessarily. The term “fake news” continues to take a much more literal turn as new technology is making it easier to manipulate the faces and audio in […]

Remarks by President Trump Before Marine One Departure

November 15, 2019 Politisite 0

South Lawn 9:55 A.M. EST THE PRESIDENT:  I just told them, “I’ve got to come over and see the fake news.”  Let’s go.  What do you have, John? Q    Mr. President, what do you think of the testimony of the deposition that has been released so far?  And are you concerned about public hearings next week? THE PRESIDENT:  I’m not concerned about anything.  The testimony has all been fine.  I […]