Vetting Information

In light of some of the stuff that’s been floating around the internet lately, some words of wisdom from fellow vet and author Kerry Patton:

http://kerry-patton.com/single-source-reporting-puts-fear-in-veterans-over-gun-rights/

And the follow up which adds to the story:

http://kerry-patton.com/dear-shit-for-brains-authenticate-your-crap/

The takeaway is this: never accept any information at face value without authenticating it. For damned sure don’t spread it around until you do.

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