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Daily Debunker: Misleading with Memes 101

Featured on Snopes today: A viral political meme manages to convey nuggets of fact while clouding the truth, 'The Simpsons' is credited with predicting the coronavirus outbreak, and much more!

Published Feb 4, 2020

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A popular Facebook meme boldly proclaims to American voters that the following is "ALL you need to know on Election Day”:

"Democrats killed a bill for tuition assistance for children of veterans killed in battle, THEN APPROVE subsidizing the education and health-care of illegal immigrants."

True or false? Both. It’s an object lesson in how kernels of truth can be bent to mislead and misinform the public. Snopes.com’s Bond Huberman reports.

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