Fake News for the Week Ending October 15, 2021

Conspiracy theories and those who believe in them have always been with us. In years past there have been groups of people who believed that Freemasons ruled the world, the Holocaust didn't happen, aliens crashed in Roswell, fluoride was added to our water supply as part of a Communist plot to weaken the populace, John … Continue reading Fake News for the Week Ending October 15, 2021

Fake News for the Week Ending October 8, 2021

Some of the news you think is real is actually fake. Some of the news you think is fake is actually real. It's not as confusing as it sounds if you know a little more about where you're getting your news -- and avoid believing everything you hear on talk radio and social media. Sometimes … Continue reading Fake News for the Week Ending October 8, 2021

Fake News for the Week Ending October 1, 2021

It's a new month but the same old fake news. Read on and you'll agree. The Washington Post details five conspiracy theories that remain unproven, despite what your crazy pals on social media might think. They are:The FBI organized the January 6th Insurrection (they didn't)The January 6th Insurrection was actually a peaceful protest, the protesters … Continue reading Fake News for the Week Ending October 1, 2021

Fake News for the Week Ending September 17, 2021

The news about fake news continues to be dominated by Donald Trump's Big Lie about election fraud and disinformation about the COVID-19 vaccine. Conspiracy theories and fake news will never go away. With the "Justice for J6" rally scheduled for tomorrow in the nation's capitol, the January 6 Insurrection is being "repositioned" by conservatives to … Continue reading Fake News for the Week Ending September 17, 2021

Fake News for the Week Ending September 10, 2021: 9/11 Anniversary Edition

Twenty years ago this week, on the morning of September 11, 2001, al-Qaeda terrorists hijacked two passenger jetliners and crashed them into the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in New York City, precipitating their total collapse. Another hijacked airliner was crashed into the Pentagon in Washington, D.C. A fourth hijacked aircraft, believed to … Continue reading Fake News for the Week Ending September 10, 2021: 9/11 Anniversary Edition

Fake News for the Week Ending August 27, 2021

COVID-related disinformation continues to contribute the lion's share of the fake news news this week. Too many Americans are taking the disinformation and conspiracy theories to heart and refusing to get vaccinated, which is contributing to the spike in COVID-19 hospitalizations and deaths, all completely avoidable. Here's the equation for you: DISINFORMATION = DEATH. Meditate … Continue reading Fake News for the Week Ending August 27, 2021

Fake News for the Week Ending August 20, 2021

Fake news, disinformation, and conspiracy theories continue to steamroll across the country. Here are the most notable instances from the past week. Belief in COVID-related conspiracies is contributing to a growing amount of conflict throughout our society. Opposition to both masking and vaccines is taking over debates at school board and city council meetings across … Continue reading Fake News for the Week Ending August 20, 2021