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The following is an excerpt from The Japan Times of June 22. What does "It's no more glaring than in the early hours of a developing story" mean?

The spread of misinformation ‒ "fake news" if that's more your speed ‒ has long been an issue, but social media has accelerated it significantly. It's no more glaring than in the early hours of a developing story, where facts are scarce but the Twitter timeline moves at a rapid pace.

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Hi, Fujibei,

"glaring" there refers to something that is clearly bad. A usual collocation is "glaring mistake," which refers to a mistake that stands out because of its seriousness.

In the context, "it's no more glaring than in the early hours of a developing story" means that any fake news is worst at the beginning, when Twitter becomes particularly powerful because of the lack of reliable information. We could paraphrase that clause as: it cannot be worse than in the early hours of a developing story (i.e. it is in the early hours of a developing story when the fake news is at its worst.)

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