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Something Wrong On The Internet? Malarkify It!

If there's one thing we learned from the vice-presidential debate, it's that we're not saying "malarkey" nearly enough. Introducing The Upworthy Malarkifier! Whenever you see 100%, grade-A malarkey online, just type in the link on www.upworthy.com/malarkify and it'll give you images likes these to share.



 

 











As face masks have become mandatory in many places to limit the spread of coronavirus, it's also become an increasingly politicized thing. As we know, anything that involves political polarization also involves vast amounts of misinformation and disinformation. Whose idea was the internet again?

No one I know loves wearing a mask. We all wish we didn't have to. But there are an awful lot of people saying they can't wear one, or they refuse to wear one because they've been led to believe that masks are somehow more dangerous than not wearing one. I've seen and read "information" on everything from masks depriving people of oxygen to masks causing CO2 build up to masks creating fungus problems.

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