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Millennials go to Facebook for political news more than any other resource, according to yet another study that cements the media dominance of the social network among younger Americans
The Pew Research Center found that 61% of millennials said they get political news from Facebook at least once a week, easily out pacing the preferred medium of baby boomers — local TV.
In fact, Pew found that millennials (a.k.asnake people) and boomers tend to be mirror opposites of each other when it came to relying on local sources versus Facebook for news. Pew defined millennials as those born between 1981 to 1996, and boomers as those born between 1946 to 1964. Read more…