Newspaper article The Canadian Press

National Audio 10:45 AM ET

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

National Audio 10:45 AM ET

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National Audio 10:45 AM ET

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NAT085 - (US-People-Jim-Carrey) (FOR PRODUCTION) UNDATED. x-54s. Delete your account. That's what Jim Carrey says Facebook users should do, as the actor looks to pull the mask off fake news. The star of "Ace Ventura: Pet Detective" and "The Mask" said on Twitter on Tuesday that he's dumping his Facebook stock and deleting his page. Carrey encouraged other investors and users to do the same stating that the company was still not doing enough to stop the spread of fake news and because the social media giant profited from Russian interference in the U-S presidential election. He ended his tweet with the hashtag "unfriendfacebook." Facebook has not responded to Carrey's tweet, but founder and C-E-O Mark Zuckerberg has said stemming the flow of misinformation is among the company's foremost goals. …

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