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50% Facts with Silent Mike & Jim McD

Jim McDonald and Mike Farr

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50% Facts with Silent Mike & Jim McD
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The HBO documentary “Fake Famous” examines some of the ways that Instagram can be manipulated to create “influencers” with large followings (50-60% of which might just be bots) that advertisers are willing to pay to reach. We talk through our impressions of the doc, and discuss the relationship between the growth of the fitness/lifting community and the rise of social media: