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Novak Djokovic has led the best memes of the week, among which, of course, we continue to find many about the pandemic and what they sell us as its only cure: vaccines. There are also some others about another of the plagues of our time, disinformation and what they sell us as its cure: fact-checkers. What a coincidence!
The best Djokovic memes
The Australian Open is leaving us with some unusual situations. Andre Agassi trying to give lessons in humility, John McEnroe supporting the judges and a whole political circus that has little or nothing to do with health or sports. At least we can laugh at the memes.
The best memes on disinformation and fact-checkers
The phenomenon of fact-checkers has become one of the trends of recent times. The term became popular when people started to stop believing the lies of the press. Now the fact-checkers are, coincidentally, the same people who have apparently been lying, misleading, misrepresenting and manipulating information for the past few decades. I don’t know Rick…
The best memes on the pandemic
We could not miss the memes about the star topic of the last two years. Although governments and the mainstream media seem determined to keep the fear alive, it seems that — at last — it is starting to fade away. The memes may have contributed a lot in this regard.
Ignacio Manuel García Medina, Business Management teacher. Artist and lecturer specialized in Popular Culture for various platforms. Presenter of the program "Pop Libertario" for the Juan de Mariana Institute. Lives in the Canary Islands, Spain // Ignacio M. García Medina es profesor de Gestión de Empresas. Es miembro del Instituto Juan de Mariana y conferenciante especializado en Cultura Popular e ideas de la Libertad.
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