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From: NPR

Baltimore Police Shooting That Wasn’t ‘Illustrates Malleable Nature Of Memories’


NPR’s Robert Siegel speaks to Elizabeth Loftus, professor of psychology at the University of California, Irvine, about inventing memories. False reports Monday said a man was shot by Baltimore police.

Yesterday in Baltimore, something didn’t happen, despite convincing accounts that it did. The descriptions of a police shooting that wasn’t were so persuasive as to make you wonder about perception, certainty and error. Fox News producer Mike Tobin told viewers he had seen it.

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