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Comic Sands Bias and Reliability Overview

Comic Sands is a news and opinion website publishing information from a progressive perspective. The content is targeted for “the audience of George Takei,” an actor best known for his role in “Star Trek.” Topics include politics and entertainment, as well as “weird news” and “funny news.” Comic Sands is owned by Oh Myyy LLC, co-owned by George and Brad Takei through Hosato Enterprises Inc. and The Social Edge Network. The website records approximately 2.54 million visits per month. Ad Fontes Media rates Comic Sands in the skews left category of bias and as mixed reliability in terms of reliability.

Overall Score

A team of analysts at Ad Fontes Media regularly reviews articles and news programs to rate them in terms of bias and reliability. A weighted average of these ratings results in the overall score for the media source.

The bias rating, demonstrated on the Media Bias Chart®️ on the horizontal axis, ranges from most extreme left to neutral to most extreme right. The reliability rating, demonstrated on the chart’s vertical axis, rates sources on a scale from original fact reporting to analysis, opinion, propaganda and inaccurate/fabricated information.

The following are Comic Sands’ overall bias and reliability scores according to our Ad Fontes Media ratings methodology.

Reliability: 31.99

Bias: -9.21

Reliability scores for articles and shows are on a scale of 0-64. Scores above 24 are generally acceptable; scores above 32 are generally good.

Bias scores for articles and shows are on a scale of -42 to + 42, with higher negative scores being more left, higher positive scores being more right, and scores closer to zero being the most neutral and/or balanced.

Individual Article Scores

The following articles were reviewed by Ad Fontes Media analysts on the basis of reliability and bias. Each article was reviewed by at least three analysts: one conservative, one liberal and one moderate.

The team considers a variety of factors when rating a news article. To determine its reliability score, we consider the article’s veracity, expression, and its headline and graphics. We add each of these scores to the chart on a sliding scale, with the average of those creating the article’s overall reliability score.

To determine an article’s bias score, we consider its language, its political position and how it compares to other stories from other sources on the same topic. We add each of these scores to the chart on a sliding scale, with the average of those creating the article’s overall bias score.

Article URL Bias Reliability
Jen Psaki Shuts Down Fox News Reporter's Dr. Seuss Question: VIDEO-10.530.5
Lady Gaga Offers $500k After Dog Walker Shot, 2 Dogs Stolen039.67
Nancy Pelosi Has Twitter LOLing After Accidentally Calling GOP Sen. 'Don Johnson' During Press Briefing-2.6736
DC News Anchor 'Annoyed' Obese People Have Vaccine Priority-1.6738.33
Former Olympic Gymnastics Coach Found Dead After Trafficking Charges052.33
Mitt Romney Offers Grim Prediction For Republican Party In 2024-1122.67
People Are Discovering Elizabeth Olsen Is Mary-Kate & Ashley's Sister: VIDEO032
Rand Paul Anti-Trans Rant At Dr. Levine's Confirmation Hearing: VIDEO-1432
Jen Psaki Shuts Down Peter Doocy's Migrant Kids Gotcha Question: VIDEO-11.3332
Oreo Creates A Stir On Twitter With 'Trans People Exist' Tweet-1032
Historian Epically Schools Ted Cruz For Trying To Drag Biden's Health Sec. Pick As A 'Trial Lawyer'-932.67
Texas GOP Gov. Dragged For Seeming To Practice 'Sounding Sincere' During Mic Check For Press Briefing-9.3333.33
Tucker Carlson Says QAnon Doesn't Exist Since There's No 'Website': VIDEO​-8.6734.33
Ice-T Shares Brutal 2012 Tweet About Limbaugh After His Death-11.3326.67
A Guy Texted His Ex-Girlfriend That She's A 'Moron' During Capitol Riots—So She Turned Him In-7.3333.33
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