Can't Handle the Truth
Our weekly rundown of the worst hoaxes spreading online.
Don't Worry, Tide Pods Aren't Going Anywhere
Don't believe the story about Tide pulling the toxic little guys off the shelves.
Trump Has No Idea What 'Fake News' Means
The president is apparently super mad about reporting errors that outlets have already apologized for. Weirdly, he doesn't seem to care about errors that make him sound good.
Hawaii's Mistaken Ballistic Missile Alert Shows How Fake News Spreads
And more stories that turned out to be nothing.
Is Fake News Actually Not a Big Deal?
According to the latest research, fake news consumers are also real news junkies. Does balancing out your fake news with real news make everything OK?
The Ten Most Toxic Pieces of Fake News in 2017
A roundup of the year's ugliest, most damaging lies.
The Forged Chuck Schumer Harassment Claim Was Fake News at Its Worst
A bizarre story shows how toxic the media environment has become.
Roy Moore's Senate Campaign Is Still Propped Up by Bullshit
Defenders of the Alabama Senate candidate latched onto a real statement from one of Moore's accusers and distorted it until it became fake news.
Let's Take a Look at Some Anti-Trump Fake News
When liberals laugh first and ask questions later.
The Roy Moore Accusations Have Been a Magnet for Fake News
Somehow, the Alabama special election has managed to get even uglier in the last week, this time thanks to hoaxes.
No, the Sutherland Springs Shooter Wasn't Antifa
And other fake news from the week.
No, NAMBLA Is Not Protesting the Alt-Right for 'Pedo Bashing'
Far-right luminaries like Mike Cernovich would love nothing more than for child molesters to pick a fight with them. But that's not really happening.