Fact Check – Snopes.com http://www.snopes.com The definitive fact-checking site and reference source for urban legends, folklore, myths, rumors, and misinformation. Wed, 18 Oct 2017 01:24:37 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.8 http://www.snopes.com/app/uploads/2017/02/cropped-snopes-drop-light-only-yellow-32x32.png Fact Check – Snopes.com http://www.snopes.com 32 32 Will Burning Bay Leaves Reduce Anxiety? http://www.snopes.com/will-burning-bay-leaves-reduce-anxiety/ Tue, 17 Oct 2017 23:05:35 +0000 http://www.snopes.com/?p=107291 Did a Football Fan Sit on an American Flag While Wearing a Shirt Reading ‘I Stand for the National Anthem’? http://www.snopes.com/football-fan-flag-stand-national-anthem/ Tue, 17 Oct 2017 22:25:45 +0000 http://www.snopes.com/?p=107223 Did ‘Mexican Drug Cartels’ Start the California Wildfires? http://www.snopes.com/california-fires-drug-cartels-marijuana-farms/ Tue, 17 Oct 2017 22:05:42 +0000 http://www.snopes.com/?p=107213 Is Ireland Lowering Its Corporate Tax Rate? http://www.snopes.com/trump-ireland-tax/ Tue, 17 Oct 2017 21:08:58 +0000 http://www.snopes.com/?p=107185 President Obama Awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Weinstein, Weiner, Clinton, and Cosby? http://www.snopes.com/obama-medal-of-freedom-weinstein-clinton-cosby-weiner/ Tue, 17 Oct 2017 18:55:42 +0000 http://www.snopes.com/?p=107195 Was This Coyote Given a Bath After Being Mistaken for a Dog? http://www.snopes.com/coyote-given-bath-mistaken-dog/ Tue, 17 Oct 2017 18:36:05 +0000 http://www.snopes.com/?p=107224 Was Freddy Krueger From ‘Nightmare on Elm Street’ Based on a Real Serial Murderer? http://www.snopes.com/was-freddy-krueger-real/ Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:32:07 +0000 http://www.snopes.com/?p=107176 Is the Mandalay Bay Security Guard ‘Missing’? http://www.snopes.com/is-the-mandalay-bay-security-guard-missing/ Tue, 17 Oct 2017 03:39:54 +0000 http://www.snopes.com/?p=107132 Is Trump Spending More Taxpayer Dollars on Personal Travel than Obama Did? http://www.snopes.com/obama-trump-travel-costs/ Tue, 17 Oct 2017 03:11:14 +0000 http://www.snopes.com/?p=107021 Did a Mandalay Bay Hotel Worker ‘Vanish’ After Giving an Interview? http://www.snopes.com/chad-nishimura-mandalay-bay-las-vegas/ Tue, 17 Oct 2017 01:18:32 +0000 http://www.snopes.com/?p=107131