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Momo: a social media hoax that went viral

by Margaret Schoen on 2019-03-27T09:01:48-04:00 | Comments

Parental fears about children's safety has always been a vector for spreading rumors and false information. The latest example is the "Momo" social media threat. This NBC News article discusses how the meme started and quickly became the subject of news reports, police warnings and more in the United States. 


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