hoax

Dunkaroos

No, Dunkaroos Aren't Coming Back, Despite What Twitter Says

Fake news!!!!!!!!!
Mayukh Sen
4.30.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Gets His Fake News the Old-Fashioned Way

The president's aides hand-deliver Trump articles, and some of them are total BS.
Drew Schwartz
5.15.17
culture of fear

Malaysia Is Threatening to Jail WhatsApp Group Admins Over Spread of Fake News

Message apps are the latest technology to fall under the control of Malaysia's controversial Communications and Multimedia Act.
Jonathan Vit
5.3.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Guy Concocted a Hijacking Hoax Just to Bail on His Mistress

Instead of just saying "no."
Drew Schwartz
4.21.17
Pasta

The BBC Once Pranked Viewers Into Thinking Pasta Grew on Trees

Who the hell needs fake news about pizzaria-cum-child-prostitution rings when you can prank the world into believing pasta grows on trees?
Alex Swerdloff
1.4.17
News

This Tool Maps the Spread of Fake News Online

Hoaxy is a website that shows you exactly who is sharing what types of articles online, and how far they've spread on social media.
Samantha Cole
12.21.16
Noisey News

CeeLo Green Isn't Dead, He Just Wants to Sell You Shit

That video of his phone exploding in his face was actually a clip from “a new project” he’s working on.
Alex Robert Ross
12.18.16
Pizza

Brooklyn Pizzeria Roberta’s Is the Latest Victim of the Insane Pizzagate Hoax

A Roberta’s employee told police that when they answered the phone, a voice on the other end said, “You are going to bleed and be tortured.” But wait, there's more.
Munchies Staff
12.7.16
mexico

This Mexican Brewery Tricked Donald Trump Supporters into Funding a Fiesta

Mexican craft brewery Cucapá conned Trump supporters into buying T-shirts proclaiming “I Support Donald"—but the message transforms into something very different when exposed to warm temperatures.
Duncan Tucker
10.13.16
Donald Trump

Trump’s Campaign Is Trying to Cover Up His Lies About Climate Change

56 percent of his supporters believe in climate change, unlike their candidate.
Sarah Emerson
9.28.16
Art

Prop Artist Tricks Tourists with Multimedia Mollusk Monument

Staten Island gets a memorial for the giant octopus who ate the Ferry.
Nathaniel Ainley
9.28.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Uber Drivers Are Using Zombie Profile Pictures to Rack Up Cancelation Fees

As if getting into an unfamiliar car with a complete stranger isn't scary enough.
VICE Staff
9.22.16
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