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August 22, 2016: Today's Top Three Right-Wing Lies

These were the three lies at the top of the Yahoo News page today.

Let’s start with this juicy half truth as a headline:

Who is Huma Abedin? 876 more words

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Fake "News" On Facebook

I am somewhat befuddled by the sheer number of Facebookers (that’s what they’re called, right?) who willingly share ‘news’ stories without vetting the source. Or reading more than the headline. 488 more words

Team GB Success Causes Medalmania

With the runaway success of Team GB at the Rio Olympics, British people are now expecting medals for virtually every activity.  The phenomenon was first observed after Adam Peaty took the gold for the 100m breaststroke on day 2 of the Olympics, whereupon a fight broke out between two pensioners at the early-bird swim in the Wavertree Aquatics Centre in Liverpool over the pool attendant’s refusal to hold an award ceremony using some benches and a stack of floats as a podium. 340 more words


Gun dealers in Romania: Sky news reporter caught faking news story

The video that showed a Romanian gang selling military guns to terrorist has been proven to be fake. Sky news has paid Romanian individuals 2,000 euros to appear in the video and pretend they are selling military guns. 946 more words

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Hind Sight

I saw the below picture prior to reading the so-called article (which is fake, by the way) and couldn’t help but immediately ask: whose eyeballs!?  Are they… 423 more words

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Govt. to Launch Sex Offenders Registry

Stung by the negative image of India in the world due to lack of safety for women and the high rate of sexual offenses and rape, the Indian government, it is learnt, has decided to spring into action and launch a national sex offenders’ list. 384 more words

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Monday Works Roundup, 8/1/16

But I’m A Cat Person
Soft butch Jany (art | Jany | worksafe)

Leif & Thorn
Black Diamonds (art | Stanczia, Imri, Leif, Thorn | worksafe) 141 more words

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