All Pants on Fire! statements involving Chain email
Says "a lip-reading instructor at the River School, a Washington, D.C., school for the deaf" has determined that during 9/11 ceremonies, Michelle Obama said, "All this for a damn flag."
Says Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie made a late-night visit to Kinko’s to forge President Barack Obama’s birth certificate two days before Obama unveiled it to the media.
Says President Barack Obama’s finance team is recommending a "1% tax on all transactions at any financial institution."
Says there is an upcoming vote to preserve benefits of Texas homestead exemption for seniors and the disabled.
"The ACLU has filed a suit to end prayer from the military completely."
"Why was there no news coverage of this raid on the Arizona border? … Seizure was just five days ago. Right on the Arizona border!"
Says Texas retained the right to have a navy when it joined the United States.
"If you sell your house after 2012 you will pay a 3.8 percent sales tax on it."
"What is the proper collective noun for a group of baboons? Believe it or not . . . a Congress!"
"Ever wonder why no one ever came forward from Obama's past, saying they knew him, attended school with him, was his friend, etc.? Not one person has ever come forward from his past."
While CEOs of some large charities have big salaries, the heads of some veterans groups do the job for free.
Barack Obama is the "First President to terminate America’s ability to put a man in space."
Medicare monthly premiums will go up to $104.20 in 2012 and $247.00 in 2014 due to "provisions incorporated in the Obamacare legislation, purposely delayed so as not to 'confuse' the 2012 re-election campaigns."
The Wisconsin Department of Corrections is considering implementing mandatory physical fitness testing for security staff.
Says a quote at the top of the redesigned website for the Department of Justice comes from a socialist who wanted to impose global common law.
Says that President Obama said, "Nobody made these guys go to war. ... Now they whine about bearing the costs of their choice?"
Accuses President Barack Obama of making contradictory claims about efforts to kill Osama bin Laden in 2008 and 2011.
Members of Congress "receive full pay retirement after serving one term."
Next year, "you will be mandated by federal law to get rid of your existing light bulbs."
Says that in a hearing, Rep. Gabrielle Giffords suggested to Gen. David Petraeus that the Army "put more emphasis on less environmentally damaging methods, like stabbing or clubbing enemy forces in order to minimize the carbon output."
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