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        Green bullet = true
        Red bullet = false
        Multiple status bullet = multiple truth values
        Yellow bullet = undetermined
        White bullet = unclassifiable veracity

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American Cancer Society Hoax:
Red bullet For every forwarded copy of an e-mail received, the American Cancer Society will donate three cents to cancer research.

Amirtha:
Red bullet The Make-a-Wish Foundation will donate 7¢ per e-mail forward towards the care of 7-year-old Amirtha, who is dying of lung cancer and a brain tumor.

Arlington, Rachel:
Red bullet AOL and ZDNet are donating 32¢ to the care of Rachel Arlington, a child with brain cancer in need of an operation her parents can't afford, for every e-mail forwarded.

Bedgood, Christopher:
Red bullet A boy named Christopher Bedgood, who is suffering from cancer, wants to receive Christmas cards.

Beerman, Jermaine:
Red bullet A billionaire has promised 5¢ per e-mail forward towards defraying the medical costs incurred by the family of Jermaine Beerman, a child injured in an automobile accident.

Bernier, Shane:
Multi-colored bullet Cancer sufferer Shane Bernier wants to set a world record for number of birthday cards received.

Biorkman, Noah:
Multi-colored bullet Noah Biorkman, a 5-year-old boy battling cancer, wants to receive Christmas cards.

Briody, Chad:
Red bullet The Make-a-Wish Foundation will donate 7¢ per e-mail forward towards the care of 7-year-old Chad Briody, who is dying of lung cancer and a brain tumor.

Bruce, Amy:
Red bullet A 7-year-old girl named Amy Bruce is dying of lung cancer and a brain tumor.

Bruno, Alyssa:
Multi-status bullet E-mail requests birthday cards for Alyssa Bruno, a 5-year-old girl who is battling diffuse pontine glioma.

Chris (deceased 3-year-old child abuse victim):
Red bullet Poem and picture document a child abuse victim.

Codling, Charlie:
Red bullet Charlie Codling, a 4-year-old boy with a terminal brain tumor, wants postcards.

Cohen, Jada:
Red bullet A billionaire has promised 5¢ per e-mail forward to help Jada, a premature baby who requires expensive medical care.

Costea, Ionut:
Yellow bullet Ionut Costea, an injured Romanian child, needs your financial assistance to obtain medical treatment in Switzerland.

Dawson, Matt:
Red bullet The Make-a-Wish Foundation will donate 7¢ per e-mail forward towards the care of 23-year-old Matt Dawson, who is dying of lung cancer and a brain tumor.

Delburg, Bruce:
Red bullet Verizon Wireless will donate $1 towards the care of Bruce Delburg, a infant suffering from lung cancer, every time a text message is sent to seven people.

Dingus, Dalton:
Green bullet Christmas cards are requested for Dalton Dingus, a 9-year-old boy with cystic fibrosis.

Elfrink, Nathan:
Green bullet 7-year-old Nathan Elfrink, who is dying from cancer, wants to receive Christmas cards.

Foraker, Savannah:
Red bullet Three businesses stand poised to help Savannah Foraker, a child dying of a blood disease, to the tune of 5¢ per e-mail forward.

Garman, Hannah:
Multi-status bullet A five-year-old girl named Hannah Garman, who is dying from cancer, wants to receive Christmas cards.

Hadcock, Jacob:
Multi-status bullet A four-year-old boy named Jacob Hadcock, who is dying from cancer, wants to receive Christmas cards.

Hu, Yunxing:
Red bullet Facebook will donate $1 for treatment of a girl with a severely distended abdomen every time her picture is shared.

Kuczma, Ola:
Multi-status bullet A badly-burned Polish girl named Alexandra will receive 3¢ towards her medical care for every e-mail forwarded.

Lylah Rose:
Multi-status bullet A 2-month-old girl named Lylah Rose was badly burned in the hand by emergency room staff at a Merced hospital.

Mallory, Justin:
Red bullet McDonald's and Pizza Hut will donate $1 towards the medical care of Justin Mallory, a 12-year-old epileptic, for every e-mail forwarded.

Maria:
Red bullet Dell Hospital will donate 15¢ towards the care of Maria, a raped child, every time a particular text message is forwarded.

Mydek, Jessica:
Red bullet A 7-year-old girl named Jessica Mydek is dying of cancer, and the American Cancer Society will donate 3¢ to cancer research every time a message about her is forwarded.

Natalie:
Red bullet AOL will donate 5¢ per e-mail forward to help Natalie, a baby girl afflicted with brain cancer.

Norman, Nathan:
Green bullet Christmas cards are requested for Nathan Norman, a 5-year-old Virginia boy with cancer.

Owens, Kaleb:
Green bullet Mother seeks medical help for her son, 10-year-old Kaleb Owens, a boy in a minimally conscious state.

Parkin, Anthony:
Red bullet Dying boy named Anthony Parkin wants his chain message to circulate after his death.

Rayner, Brandon:
Red bullet Cancer sufferer Brandon Rayner wants to set a world record for number of business cards received.

Relek, Kalin:
Red bullet BCC Inc. has promised 5¢ per e-mail forward to help Kalin Relek, a child injured in an auto accident.

Schwade, Kaleb:
Multi-colored bullet A Tampa, Florida, infant named Kaleb Schwade is hospitalized with brain injuries.

Scott, Hunter:
Multi-colored bullet Hunter Scott, a 6-year-old boy with brain cancer, wants birthday cards.

Shergold, Craig:
Red bullet Craig Shergold, a nine-year-old boy dying of cancer, wants people to send him business cards.

Sherwood, London Marie:
Green bullet E-mail memorializes the shaken baby death of 3-month-old London Marie Sherwood.

Shwartz, Debbie:
Red bullet AOL is donating 15¢ for every 12 forwards of a plea from Debbie Shwartz, a single mother of four.

"Slow Dance":
Red bullet A terminally ill young girl wrote the poem "Slow Dance" and requested that it be spread to as many people as possible.

Solidaridad Con Brian:
Red bullet For every copy of the "Solidaridad Con Brian" e-mail forwarded to someone else, various ISPs will donate 1¢ towards a child's heart transplant.

Veski, Laima:
Yellow bullet A 5-year-old Latvian girl named Laima Veski needs money for medicine.

WalMart Fire:
Red bullet AOL is reducing by $2 per e-mail forward the hospital bill of a little girl badly burned in a fire at a WalMart.

Warner, Bryan:
Red bullet The Make-a-Wish Foundation will donate 7¢ per e-mail forward towards the care of 21-year-old Bryan Warner, who is dying of lung cancer and a brain tumor.

Waters, Nick:
Multi-colored bullet 15-year-old Nick Waters wants 10,000 Christmas cards.

Boy shot by stepfather:
Red bullet Every time a particular text message is posted, Facebook will donate 45 cents towards an operation for a boy shot by his stepfather.

Unnamed baby girl:
Red bullet The phone company will donate $2 towards a heart transplant for an unnamed baby girl every time a particular text message is forwarded.

Unnamed shot 14-year-old boy:
Red bullet Every time a particular text message is forwarded in e-mail or posted to a Facebook wall, some company will donate 45¢ towards the medical care of an unnamed 14-year-old boy shot by his stepfather while defending his sister from rape.

Unnamed male child:
Red bullet 100 Facebook "shares" will secure a heart transplant for an unnamed male child in Bangalore, India.

Unnamed child with cancer:
Red bullet Facebook will pay 3 cents to help a child with cancer every time an appeal for help is shared.

Infant car accident victim:
Red bullet Facebook and CNN are contributing money towards the medical care an infant car accident victim every time a message is shared.

9-year-old rape victim:
Red bullet "Facebook companies" are contributing money towards the medical care of a 9-year-old rape victim every time a message is shared.

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