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Activity - Expert or Crank?

Using the information you've learned today, determine if the tweets below are from an expert or a crank?

This guy has a pretty negative reaction to something published in a highly reputable journal. Is he an expert, or just a guy with opinions about things? Can you find their personal website? Cite your sources.

Are these the reporters who brought down Nixon? Is this a trustworthy reporter sharing this photo? Can you find their personal website? Can you figure out this person’s name? Cite your sources.