Fake firing = fake news
"President Trump just told Paul Ryan, ‘You’re fired.’"
— PolitiFact Wisconsin
on Wednesday, March 29th, 2017
Drop it like it's hot, because this one's fake
Says "Snoop Dogg arrested for conspiracy after talking about his ‘murder Trump’ video."
on Thursday, March 23rd, 2017
Another accusation about false pension
Says "(Barack) Obama’s mother-in-law charged with larceny and fraud."
Made-up details from a real forum
Says U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price said, "It’s better for our budget if cancer patients die more quickly."
on Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
Nothing to see here
"Babysitter on crystal meth eats 3-month-old baby."
on Monday, March 13th, 2017
You would've heard on TV, right?
"FBI issues Warrant For Obama’s Arrest After Confirming Illegal Trump Tower Wiretap."
A picture that's far from perfect
A photo shows "Obama being dragged before a judge in handcuffs for wiretapping Trump."
on Thursday, March 9th, 2017
A fake story baked up by a joke site
Says former president Jimmy Carter said, "Medical marijuana cured my cancer."
on Monday, March 6th, 2017
This post carries misinformation like the plague
"300,000 pounds of rat meat sold as chicken wings across America."
Fake quotes came from a joke site
Says White House adviser Steve Bannon said, "Nobody can blame you for beating your wife if it’s out of love."
on Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
They sat down before Republicans did
"Top Democrats refuse to stand for Gold Star widow."
on Wednesday, March 1st, 2017
This fake story won't be paying off
"Trump just gave every working, legal man, woman and child in the USA $612 each!"
on Tuesday, February 28th, 2017
Website whipped up a fake photo
"Starbucks just placed Trump’s photo on (the) floor so every customer (has) to step on it."
on Friday, February 24th, 2017
Don't get sold on this made-up story
"Target to discontinue sale of Holy Bible."
on Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
Readers should throw this one back
"Japanese whaling crew eaten alive by killer whales, 16 dead."
False witness posing as real news
John Hagee calls for "prosecuting women who say God’s name during intercourse."
on Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
A blunder about Down Under
"Muslims offended that their kids have to recite national anthem."
on Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
Wild speculation about McCain's actions
Says Sen. John McCain was "caught making highly illegal phone call to foreign country."
This one was wrong after the election, too.
Says "Hillary Clinton filed for divorce In New York courts."
on Monday, February 20th, 2017
It's easy to fake a tweet
Says Bill Gates tweeted, "I think Donald Trump will go down to history as one of the greatest presidents, just like Reagan."
on Wednesday, February 15th, 2017