Watch President Obama Say CRAZY Things In New Video — With A Scary Twist!
WTF is going on?! “Deep fakes” is what.
That’s what Buzzfeed and Jordan Peele‘s Monkeypaw Productions wanted to explain in their amazing new PSA.
With the use of ever-improving face swapping technology as good as anything in Rogue One, people on the Internet have begun making videos (mostly porn) in which celebrities appear to say or do things they’ve never done.
No, this doesn’t mean you need to trust CNN or ABC News or The Washington Post less — news organizations with standards will vet these kinds of things before ever putting them up.
But if your grandma is getting her news from WhatTheyWontTellYou.net or even worse, from Facebook, maybe show her this video and explain to her why she shouldn’t necessarily trust those kinds of sources.