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Suicide Shirt
TJ Maxx apologized for an offensive shirt being sold at various locations.

19 March 2015

Bodyboarding 101
A dad takes his 9-month-old baby son on his first surfing ride.

17 March 2015

Is Putin Dead?
Rumors say Russian President Vladimir Putin has died.

13 March 2015

Banana Spiders
Brazilian Wandering Spider eggs were found in a bunch of Tesco bananas.

12 March 2015

Terry Pratchett Dies at 66
Author Terry Pratchett has died.

12 March 2015

Glitch in the Pricing Matrix
A pricing glitch on Amazon temporarily enabled users to purchase Doc Martens for $15.30.

11 March 2015

An Open Letter To Iran
A group of Republican senators signed an open letter to Iran advising them on a potential nuclear treaty with the United States.

10 March 2015

Live Long And Prosper
Actor Leonard Nimoy passed away at the age of 83.

27 February 2015

Stripe for Debate
A dress that appeared white and gold to some viewers and blue and black to others captivated the internet.

26 February 2015

Punched A Hole In The Sky
Two hole punch clouds were spotted over British Columbia this week.

24 February 2015

Tax Hack
The Urban Institute announced that hackers stole passwords and usernames from more than 700,000 charitable organizations.

24 February 2015

Let's Get Every Kid in a Park
President Obama announced an initiative opening National Parks to fourth-graders and their families free of charge.

20 February 2015

Bra Holster
A woman in Michigan accidentally shot and killed herself while adjusting her bra holster.

19 February 2015

Snow Surrender
The Visit Ithaca website is encouraging potential visitors to travel to Florida instead.

17 February 2015

The Summer Of Star Wars
Disney dismisses rumors about a new release date for Star Wars.

12 February 2015

In the What, Bob?
A Family Feud contestant gave a funny on the spot answer about gerbils.

12 February 2015

Show Me My Papers
19-year-old Texas woman Alecia Pennington claims she cannot work, go to school, or travel because her parents obstructed records of her existence.

11 February 2015

Fifty Shades Of Target
Target has started selling a line of Fifty Shades Of Grey adult toys.

11 February 2015

Mama Bear Glare
The mother of an infant boy posted an angry Facebook rant after her son was exposed to measles.

11 February 2015

John Stewart Leaving The Daily Show?
Is John Stewart leaving The Daily Show?

10 February 2015

Born Pregnant
Life imitates satire: A newborn girl was discovered to be carrying twin fetuses in her abdomen.

10 February 2015

Mall Éclat
Photojournalist Seph Lawless captures abandoned Rolling Acres Mall eerily filled with snow.

10 February 2015

Spy Definition
Samsung smart TVs can record and transmit private conversations.

9 February 2015

Pit Bulk
A pit bull from breeder Dark Dynasty K9 may be the largest in the world.

9 February 2015

Bruce Jenner Survives Car Crash
Olympian Bruce Jenner survived a deadly three-car crash in Malibu.

7 February 2015

Acid Strip
A 17-year-old girl poured acid on her boyfriend's genitals as punishment for his distributing a sex tape of her.

6 February 2015

TurboTaxed
Intuit temporarilly halted the transmission of state tax returns filed electronically with TurboTax.

6 February 2015

Unfair Cut
Snellville, Georgia barber claimed to give misbehaving kids a punitive "old man's haircut".

5 February 2015

Strike-y Air Jordan
The King of Jordan was rumored to be personally leading airstrikes against ISIS.

5 February 2015

It's Not a Tuna!
A British woman claimed she found an unidentified creature in a can of tuna.

4 February 2015

Milkman
Circulating articles state that a woman's claim of pregnancy discrimination was denied because "men can lactate, too."

4 February 2015

Selfie Destruction
A May 2014 small plane crash was blamed in part on selfies.

3 February 2015

Epicdemiology
Facebook post attributed to pediatrician Mike Ginsberg explains strong stance on vaccines in his practice.

3 February 2015

Good Guy Brady
Tom Brady gave a truck to his teammate Malcolm Butler after the Super Bowl.

3 February 2015

One Ring To School Them All
A 9-year-old student was suspended for threatening a classmate with a magic ring.

2 February 2015

Wiener Bull
A dachshund/pit bull mix went up for adoption in Georgia.

30 January 2015

Worth a Shot?
An Arizona cardiologist recommended against childhood vaccinations.

29 January 2015

Canadian Crooks
A Canadian man turned himself into police after they posted a wanted message on Facebook.

29 January 2015

Bart The Zombie Cat
Bart the Cat clawed his way back to life after being buried for five days.

28 January 2015

Katniss, Legolas, and Lars Andersen
Lars Andersen showcases his amazing archery skills in a new YouTube video.

25 January 2015

No Truckers Allowed
A "no truckers allowed" sign was posted at a Walmart in North Carolina.

23 January 2015

King Tut's Beard Cut
An inappropriate epoxy glue was used to fix King Tut's broken beard.

22 January 2015

NBC BLK
NBC launches a new NBC News Digital platform called NBC BLK.

21 January 2015

A Living Fossil
A rare frilled shark was caught off the coast of Australia.

21 January 2015

Facebook to Rain on Fake News Parade
Facebook has announced an algorithm change to combat the spread of fake news.

20 January 2015

Miss Your Cake And Pay For It Too
A five-year-old boy was billed $25 for a birthday party he did not attend.

19 January 2015

Deflated Footballs
The NFL is investigating the New England Patriots for using deflated footballs during the AFC Championship game.

19 January 2015

The Ghost Boy
Martin Pistorius spent twelve years of his life in a coma but was actually conscious most of that time.

13 January 2014

George Zimmerman Arrested
George Zimmerman has been arrested on an aggravated assault charge.

10 January 2014

The Lost Alloy of Atlantis
A cache of orichalcum, a rare and ancient alloy, was discovered off the coast of Sicily.

9 January 2014

Matrimony Mulligan
A military wedding was forced to change locations in order to accommodate President Obama's golf game.

29 December 2014

Teletubbies Baby Grows Up
Jess Smith claims that she played the Sun Baby on The Teletubbies.

22 December 2014

RIP Joe Cocker
Singer Joe Cocker passed away this morning at the age of 70.

22 December 2014

Bullish Investment
Game maker Cards Against Humanity sold 30,000 units of cow feces during a Black Friday sale.

18 December 2014

A Candy Cane Cautionary Tale
A piece of wire was reportedly found inside of a candy cane in Canada.

17 December 2014

Cam's Crash
Cam Newton was hospitalized after a car crash in Charlotte, North Carolina.

9 December 2014

French Toast Crunches Again
General Mills is bringing the cereal French Toast Crunch back to stores in the United States.

8 December 2014

Pudding Flop
A request from Bill Cosby on Twitter for fan-submitted memes backfired spectacularly.

11 November 2014

Venti Fappuccino
A New York City pastor gets duped by the satirical news story about Starbucks using semen in their drinks.

7 November 2014

Eaten Alive
A Man Will Be Eaten Alive By An Anaconda On A Discovery Channel Special?

6 November 2014

Wined and Fined
Diners in New Jersey said a waitress duped them into buying a bottle of wine that cost $3,750, not "thirty-seven fifty."

5 November 2014

Catmap
A giant cat appeared on Google Maps in a remote area.

27 October 2014

Wal-mortified
Walmart.com has a section for "fat girl costumes."

27 October 2014

Madeleine Albright, Conan O'Brien Trade Twitter Jabs
Madeleine Albright mocked Conan O'Brien on Twitter.

24 October 2014

Ebola Confirmed in NYC
A doctor in New York City tested positive for the Ebola virus.

23 October 2014

Royal Grumble
A t-shirt ad featured little girls dressed as princesses, swearing profusely.

21 October 2014

Chicanery in Columbus
Police believe a woman falsely reported a case of Ebola to circumvent ER wait times.

17 October 2014

Yukon Scold
A social media hoax in Anchorage claimed Ebola affected a high school.

16 October 2014

Ebola Patient Flew From Cleveland to Dallas
The CDC said the second healthcare worker to contract Ebola in Dallas flew back from Cleveland one day before she fell ill.

15 October 2014

Second Healthcare Worker Contracts Ebola
Public health officials in Texas confirmed a second healthcare worker tested positive for the Ebola virus.

15 October 2014

Kim Jong-spun
Kim Jong-un appeared on North Korean state-run news after weeks out of the public eye.

14 October 2014

Coat Wrack
A US Airways flight attendant refuses to hang an Army Ranger's uniform jacket.

11 October 2014

Jan Hooks Dies at 57
Actress Jan Hooks has died.

9 October 2014

LaGuardia Airport Workers Strike Over Ebola Fears
LaGuardia Airport cabin cleanrs go on strike, citing concerns over Ebola decontamination protocols.

9 October 2014

Did Stephen Collins Commit Suicide?
Rumors claim 7th Heaven star Stephen Collins has committed suicide.

9 October 2014

First U.S. Ebola Patient Dies In Dallas
Thomas Eric Duncan has died of Ebola in Dallas.

8 October 2014

Brittany Maynard
Brittany Maynard, 29, plans to die on 1 November after a diagnosis of terminal brain cancer.

8 October 2014

Not in Kansas City Anymore
Rumor spreads that a patient in Kansas City was hospitalized with suspected Ebola.

7 October 2014

Prima Farcie
Lawyer Larry Klayman files a petition to deport President Barack Obama.

6 October 2014

Vexatious Vector
Liberian officials may arrest an Ebola patient for traveling to the U.S. after becoming infected with the virus.

2 October 2014

Sperm Snafu
Sperm bank sued for providing white couple with black donor's sample.

2 October 2014

Kissinger Off
Reporter Meg Kissinger was ordered not to speak with audience members at a campaign rally for Mary Burke featuring Michelle Obama.

1 October 2014

Chicken Club
920 chickens were clubbed to death at a processing facility.

1 October 2014

CDC Confirms Ebola Case in the U.S
The CDC has confirmed that a patient has tested positive for Ebola in the United States.

30 September 2014

Entitlementchilada
Parents reprimanded by a Chipotle manager for changing a baby's diaper on the table wrote an angry letter to the company.

30 September 2014

Hide and Zeke
A reporter covering the story of a missing boy inadvertently discovered the child, who had been hiding in the bushes.

30 September 2014

Snapple
People are visiting the Apple Store to bend iPhone 6s on purpose.

29 September 2014

Smuggler's Crotch
Border agents circumvented an attempted smuggler after noticing the man had 51 turtles in his pants.

26 September 2014

Oklahoma Woman Beheaded
A woman in Oklahoma was beheaded by a disgruntled former co-worker.

26 September 2014

Fish Worms
X-rays document a man in China whose body became riddled with tapeworms due to his eating sashimi.

25 September 2014

Sandy Hook Line and Sinker
Does a recently released FBI report prove that the Sandy Hook school shooting was staged?

25 September 2014

Forest Finer
The U.S. Forest Service plans to fine photographers for taking pictures in wilderness areas without a permit.

25 September 2014

Resident Ebola
Two Ebola victims have inexplicably risen from the dead.

25 September 2014

Riot Gear
"I am Darren Wilson" wristbands are being worn by police officers.

24 September 2014

Stab Maybe
After a pin prick attack, the assailant says "welcome to the HIV club."

24 September 2014

Bad Apple
iPhone 6 devices are bending in users' pockets.

24 September 2014

Cookie Controversy
An "angry feminist" brings wildly inappropriate cookies to her child's second-grade classroom, becomes irate at teacher.

23 September 2014

No Justice, No Pizza
Did two police officers deliver a pizza after the delivery driver was involved in an accident?

23 September 2014

Stoutbucks
Has Starbucks introduced a "beer latte?"

23 September 2014

Take This Job And Smoke It
Alaskan anchor Charlo Greene used profanity on air as she tendered her resignation in order to work on legalizing cannabis in the state.

22 September 2014

Cut Throat Cove Cancelled
Due to ISIS beheadings of westerners, Busch Gardens was forced to change their Halloween displays.

19 September 2014

iPwned
The first iPhone 6 buyer in Australia immediately dropped his new device live on television.

19 September 2014

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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