Many people are still struggling with the cognitive dissonance of Trump winning the US Presidential election.
We trust a familiar face, so the networks are creating familiar faces. With another channel a click away, networks are doing everything they can to keep your focus on the story and not distract your attention.
Both discuss the US Govt’s online efforts to persuade people against ISIS. The second article doesn’t paint a pretty picture of success.
Not only is free will an illusion, so is the 3rd dimension.
Understand these cognitive biases to understand the workings of the mind.