Fake News for the Week Ending February 7, 2020

Let's get right to it: Given the complete and total fiasco that was the Iowa Democratic caucuses, it's not surprising that a raft of conspiracy theories are being floated on social media attributed evil intent behind the debacle. Fave theories include the claim that there's a connection between candidate Pete Buttigieg and the tech company … Continue reading Fake News for the Week Ending February 7, 2020

Fake News for the Week Ending November 22, 2019

Here we go: This is an older one, but it kept popping up in my Facebook feed this week. (I apparently have gullible Facebook "friends.") No, George Soros' son isn't married to Adam Schiff's sister. PolitiFact does the usual debunking. Nor, for that matter, is it true that President Trump is abusing over-the-counter stimulants, as … Continue reading Fake News for the Week Ending November 22, 2019