Statements about Pop Culture
Says Texas state funds were spent on "a TV series on spouses cheating on their wives, kind of glorifying the act of cheating."
"The National Science Foundation spent $1.2 million paying seniors to play World of Warcraft to study the impact it had on their brain."
"We’ve outdrawn the Super Bowl for a little while now in the arenas and stadiums that we’ve followed them in for the Super Bowl. We’ve gone in after [the NFL] and surpassed their ticket sales."
Says Bruce Springsteen played in 1975 at Seton Hall University in South Orange at Walsh gym.
Says it's not "accidental" that the villain in the Batman movie is named Bane.
"Under current law, if you go on a dating website and you say you're 32 and you're actually 42, you've committed a misdemeanor."
"Richard Hayne, president and CEO of Urban Outfitters … (is) a supporter of Rick Santorum and donated over $13,000 to him."
"The U.S. Census believes that by 2030 the majority of Americans will use Spanish as their first language."
Tampa is "the strip club capital of the world."
"When the country was founded, Congress had exactly the same attitude about the sanctity of Christmas celebrations that a 7-Eleven does today: 'Yeah, we're open.'"
Says "these ‘Jersey Shore’ folks, they’re from New York."
"Voted the ‘best specialty plate in America’"
"I have the No. 1 show on NBC."
In the case of a catastrophic event, the Atlanta-area offices of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will self-destruct.
"I remember one of [Curt Schilling's] teammates said he painted his sock, the bloody sock."
"Thanks to you, in under one week we have the largest GOP (Facebook) page in the Governor's race!"
Says she introduced a ban on "dirty dancing."
"A Democratic poll operation shows that Fox News is the most trusted news operation in the country."
"For the hour after the (Jan. 14) debate, 'Debra Medina' was the No. 1 search on Google and for the remainder of that night No. 3."
"PWNED: House GOP Dominates Twitter, YouTube, Social Media in Congress."
How to contact us:
We want to hear your suggestions and comments. For tips or comments on our campaign promise database, please e-mail the Obameter. If you are commenting on a specific promise, please include the promise number. For comments about our Truth-O-Meter or Flip-O-Meter items, please e-mail the Truth-O-Meter. We’re especially interested in seeing any chain e-mails you receive that you would like us to check out. If you send us a comment, we'll assume you don't mind us publishing it unless you tell us otherwise.
Browse the The Truth-O-MeterTM:
Browse The Obameter:
Keep up to date with Politifact National: