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Farhad Manjoo: On Swift Boats and Selective Exposure

Farhad Manjoo: On Swift Boats and Selective Exposure

Salon.com technology columnist Farhad Manjoo examines the phenomenon of "selective exposure" - our predisposition to seek out ideas that re-enforce existing beliefs - in today's media, using the 2004 Presidential election's "Swift Boat Veterans for Truth" as an example.

Farhad Manjoo: On Swift Boats and Selective Exposure

Salon.com technology columnist Farhad Manjoo examines the phenomenon of "selective exposure" - our predisposition to seek out ideas that re-enforce existing beliefs - in today's media, using the 2004 Presidential election's "Swift Boat Veterans for Truth" as an example.
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