‘Snopes Says Nope’ Category on ‘Jeopardy!’

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  • Published 28 April 2020
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On April 28, 2020, the classic television game show “Jeopardy!” featured a category of clues based on these Snopes fact checks. 

As lifelong geeks and “Jeopardy!” fanatics, the Snopes team is honored and excited. Thanks for taking a wager on us!

Did ‘The Simpsons’ TV Show Predict the Fire at Notre Dame? "Simpsons" prediction hoaxes appear to be more common than actual Simpsons predictions.
  • Fact Check
  • False
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Was a U.S. Tourist Arrested for Refusing to Trade His Wife to a Saudi Prince? The report appeared on a website whose masthead reads, 'Where facts don't matter.'
  • Fact Check
  • False
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Are Taco Bell’s Cinnamon Twists Made by Deep-Frying Rotini Pasta? The online world seems a bit confused about the existence of various types of dough.
  • Fact Check
  • Mostly False
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Did Astronaut Chris Hadfield Test the Effects of Marijuana in Space? A photograph shows astronaut Chris Hadfield holding what looks like a bag of marijuana aboard...
  • Fact Check
  • False
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Did Pelosi Use $15,000 Worth of Pens to Sign Articles of Impeachment? The tradition of using multiple pens to sign important legislation, and then giving those pens...
  • Fact Check
  • False
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