Media Matters

Rumors, legends, and stories about the news and those who cover it.

Rumors, legends, and stories about the news and those who cover it.

Celebrities Celebrities
Sometimes those who cover the news are the news.
Goofs Goofs
Mistakes in news reporting can be embarrassing.
Important If True Important If True
Stories too fantastic to be ignored — or real.
Not Necessarily the News Not Necessarily the News
What's news isn't always true.

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