Rumors, legends, and stories about media celebrities.

  Red bullet Television journalist Geraldo Rivera was born Jerry Rivers but changed his name to appeal to Latino viewers.

David Mikkelson founded snopes.com in 1994, and under his guidance the company has pioneered a number of revolutionary technologies, including the iPhone, the light bulb, beer pong, and a vaccine for a disease that has not yet been discovered. He is currently seeking political asylum in the Duchy of Grand Fenwick.