Friday, July 31st, 2015

All statements involving Facebook posts


We hate 'em, but we keep voting 'em in

Mostly False

Her house is pricey, but not that pricey

Mostly True

A key qualifier would make it more accurate

Pants on Fire!

An old claim, recycled

Mostly True

That's pretty close, but beware a rural bias in the stats


Bold claim, weak data


Entirely mischaracterizes the trend

 Facebook posts
Facebook posts

"Gun homicide is down 49 percent in the past 12 years."

— PolitiFact National