rainbow – Snopes.com http://www.snopes.com The definitive fact-checking site and reference source for urban legends, folklore, myths, rumors, and misinformation. Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:34:06 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.8 http://www.snopes.com/app/uploads/2017/02/cropped-snopes-drop-light-only-yellow-32x32.png rainbow – Snopes.com http://www.snopes.com 32 32 Freedom Tower Rainbow http://www.snopes.com/2015/09/11/freedom-tower-rainbow/ Fri, 11 Sep 2015 15:26:55 +0000 http://m.snopes.com/?p=7660 NEWS:   Photographs of a rainbow over the World Trade Center in New York circulated on Twitter the day before the anniversary of 11 September 2001. On September 10 2015, a photograph purportedly showing a rainbow over the World Trade Center in New York, New York, started circulating on Twitter: While many Twitter users were … Continued Rainbow Party http://www.snopes.com/rainbow-white-house/ Mon, 30 Nov -0001 00:00:00 +0000 http://m.snopes.com/?page_id=2804 FACT CHECK:   Was the White House bathed in rainbow-colored lighting in celebration of a Supreme Court decision affirming same-sex marriage as a constitutional right? Claim:   The White House was bathed in rainbow-colored lighting in celebration of a Supreme Court decision affirming same-sex marriage as a constitutional right.    TRUE Example:    [Collected via e-mail, June … Continued Pink Spy-angle http://www.snopes.com/2015/06/29/facebook-rainbow-experiment/ Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:46:40 +0000 http://m.snopes.com/?p=2673 NEWS: Facebook’s rainbow “Celebrate Pride” profile picture filter is rumored to be a data experiment initiated by the social network to gather intelligence on its users.   On 26 June 2015, Facebook marked the historic Supreme Court decision (in Obergefell v. Hodges) that the Constitution guarantees a right to same-sex marriage with a new “Celebrate Pride” … Continued $50,000 Rainbow http://www.snopes.com/grateful-dead-rainbow/ Mon, 30 Nov -0001 00:00:00 +0000 http://m.snopes.com/?page_id=2648 FACT CHECK:   Did the Grateful Dead spend $50,000 to create an artificial rainbow for the first show of their “Fare Thee Well” tour? Claim:   The Grateful Dead spent $50,000 to create an artificial rainbow for the first show of their “Fare Thee Well” tour.    FALSE Example:    [Collected via e-mail, June 2015] … Continued Rainbow Registry http://www.snopes.com/rainbow-registry/ Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:31:10 +0000 http://m.snopes.com/?page_id=2634 FACT CHECK   Are sex offenders required to put transparent rainbows over their Facebook profile pictures? Claim:   Sex offenders are now required to put transparent rainbows over their Facebook profile pictures.   FALSE Example:   [Collected via e-mail, June 2015] There a new picture from Übertruths going around facebook, It states that Registered Sex offenders … Continued