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Memes affect perception of news

Memes affect perception of news

Connor Rickson, Staff Writer

January 24, 2018

Memes. We all know them: the funny pictures with the big white text or everyone’s favorite frog sipping tea after making a snarky remark. However, memes are more than just funny pictures with words. The term "meme" was first used by the evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins in his book "The Selfish G...

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