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No, mRNA COVID-19 Vaccines Do Not ‘Alter Your DNA’
  • 12 December 2020
A viral bit of copypasta falsely claiming to have been authored by Robert F. Kennedy...
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Did Eric Clapton Once Unleash a Racist Rant Onstage?
  • 4 December 2020
In late 2020, internet users highlighted a shocking episode from the legendary blues guitarist's past.
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Does AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 Vaccine Contain Aborted Fetal Cells?
  • 2 December 2020
A viral anti-vaccine video mangles the science behind the production of a potential COVID-19 vaccine.
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Was Fucking (the Town in Austria, That Is) Renamed?
  • 7 December 2020
Rumor has it the infamously named town has officially been bowdlerized.
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‘Everything Was Forbidden’: Did Orwell’s ‘1984’ Predict COVID-19 Restrictions?
  • 2 December 2020
Amid COVID-19 lockdown rules in 2020, social media users appeared to "discover" a brand new...
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Did Reagan Say ‘Under No Pretext Should Arms Be Surrendered’?
  • 1 December 2020
Ronald Reagan, Karl Marx, what's the difference?
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Sidney Powell Lawsuit Cites Election Fraud in Non-Existent Michigan County
  • 1 December 2020
Can a candidate receive more than 100% of the vote, recorded in a locale that...
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Did Trump Admin Execute More People in 5 Months Than Feds Did in Past 50 Years?
  • 30 November 2020
U.S. President Donald Trump's Department of Justice has killed death row inmates in a number...
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Did Kate Winslet Hold Her Breath For Almost 8 Minutes Underwater?
  • 25 November 2020
A viral picture online appeared to show the English actress completely submerged in a massive...
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Did a Dominion Voting Systems Employee Brag About Rigging the Election Against Trump?
  • 20 November 2020
Right-wing activists and commentators, including President Trump's sons and lawyers, targeted an elections technology employee...
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Were Canadians Warned Not to Let Moose Lick Their Cars?
  • 16 November 2020
Moose should also avoiding licking vans, trucks, or people.
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Here’s How Every Senator and Congress Member Has Responded to Biden’s Victory
  • 14 November 2020
Of 253 Republicans in the U.S. House and Senate, only 17 had acknowledged Joe Biden...
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