Don’t lie. We’ve all bought at least one of these stories.
Mine was the homeless pastor hoax. Not in an “Christians are inherently bad” way; more like an “we see it all the time” way. 124 more words
Once again, a story from The Daily Currant — “an English language online satirical newspaper”— has been mistaken for reality. This time, it was the fictional story of a multiple stabbing at a Chicago Walmart that seemed just crazy enough to be true, and which spread far enough to compel Walmart to issue a tweet correcting the record. 339 more words