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Selfiepulcher
A man in California abducted his girlfriend's corpse from the morgue, took a selfie, and posted it to social media sites.

16 September 2014

Mother Love
A mother-daughter lesbian couple named Vertasha and Mary seek acceptance of their taboo romance?

15 September 2014

Urban Loutfitters
A Kent State sweatshirt sold by Urban Outfitters caused a stir on social media sites.

15 September 2014

Kanye Jest
Did Kanye West refuse to continue a performance until a disabled fan was standing?

15 September 2014

Prize Fight
Has the Nobel Committee expressed regret for awarding the 2009 Peace Prize to President Obama?

13 September 2014

Mad Sow Disease
Is this image an accurate depiction of the consequences of eating pork?

9 September 2014

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Record-Shattering Snowfall?
Will the upcoming winter blanket most of the U.S. with snow and cause food shortages?

8 September 2014

Jack the Ripper Identified?
Has the identity of notorious murderer 'Jack the Ripper' finally been definitively established?

8 September 2014

Mike Brown's Arrest Record
Ferguson, Missouri teen Mike Brown's arrest record has allegedly been uncovered and is circulating the internet.

3 September 2014

Socket Error
Image circulates reportedly showing the extent of Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson's injuries.

3 September 2014

Range Anxiety
Rumors claim a tragic accident at an Arizona gun range has been incorrectly reported.

3 September 2014

We Don't Serve Gas Here
Wife of a serviceman claims a Holly, Michigan gas station refused her husband's business.

1 September 2014

Doom Bands
Rainbow loom bands are the subject of a new email warning.

1 September 2014

Whether Underground
Rumors suggest police in London are quietly preparing for a Tube attack on 1 September.

31 August 2014

Justice For AvaLynn
Graphic images of a young girl named AvaLynn from Pascagoula, Mississippi go viral on Twitter.

30 August 2014

McOuija
Rumors circulate suggesting Happy Meals will include a Ouija board this Halloween.

27 August 2014

Polished Prevention
Students develop a formulation of nail polish that changes color in response to drugs commonly used in date rapes.

27 August 2014

Faking Bad
A sixth season of Breaking Bad is supposedly in the works, except that it isn't.

26 August 2014

Robin Williams Helps The Homeless
A story about Robin Williams' kindness goes viral.

26 August 2014

Killer Toilet Spider Warning
Man in Ireland killed by the bite of a deadly redback spider?

24 August 2014

'Day of Rage' Protests
Rumors claim that hacktivist collective Anonymous has called for nationwide protests on 21 August 2014.

20 August 2014

Ice Bucket Challenge Deaths
As the 'ice bucket challenge' spreads across the social web, rumors of adverse reactions are going viral, too.

19 August 2014

Adam Sandler Predictions
Did Adam Sandler accurately predict several major tragedies via cryptic, one-line remarks?

19 August 2014

Citrus County Serial Killer Hoax
Hoax targeting residents of Citrus County, Florida, sparks fears of an active serial killer.

19 August 2014

Heartbroken Wife Dies Within Hours of Her Husband's Death
An elderly woman died just hours after her husband passed away on the couple's 76th wedding anniversary.

12 August 2014

Thalia Shares Image of 'Removed Rib' on Instagram, Twitter
Has Mexican pop star Thalia posted 'proof' of a rib removal surgery to both Twitter and Instagram?

12 August 2014

Actress Lauren Bacall Dead At 89
Actress Lauren Bacall dead at 89.

12 August 2014

Robin Williams Cause of Death
The Marin County Sheriff's Office has released an initial cause of death for actor and comedian Robin Williams.

12 August 2014

Share a Coke 'Mambo No. 5
A viral picture appearing to show a cute coincidence with 'Share A Coke' campaign bottles tricked the Internet.

10 August 2014

Mystery Woman Without Fingerprints Confounds Cops
She tells police her name is Julia Bay Wadsworth, but who is the unidentified woman in custody in Ohio?

7 August 2014

Is Steve Jobs Alive?
Photograph purportedly shows Steve Jobs is alive and in hiding in Rio de Janeiro.

7 August 2014

Epic Apple Pie Revenge
Customer buys up all the apple pies at a Burger King to thwart a misbehaving child.

6 August 2014


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