The book contains a rich and “unsettling” collection of news stories that, in fact, were not news: a precise and timely reflection on hoaxes, information and the sometimes distorted reality presented by the media.

The interview with Luca Sofri was an important occasion to ask his opinion on the trustworthiness of sources, on how much the Internet may have contributed to the spreading of false news and on the extent to which media hoaxes can be dangerous and can influence society.