Fake News for the Week Ending December 27, 2019

You'd think fake news would take a break over the holidays, but you'd be wrong. Looks like Santa left a lot of fake news presents under our fake news tree this year, including: No, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was not was not led out of her office in handcuffs during an FBI raid. It's just … Continue reading Fake News for the Week Ending December 27, 2019

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

Fake News for the Week Ending July 12, 2019

Here's what's real in the world of fake news this week: Remember Seth Rich, the former Democratic National Committee staffer who was found murdered just before the Democratic National Convention in July, 2016? Remember all the crazy conspiracy theories advanced and spread by the right-wing media about how Hillary Clinton had him killed for various … Continue reading Fake News for the Week Ending July 12, 2019