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If you don’t fact check your friends, who will? These are the Snopes’ posts most shared on social media.

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Did Rush Limbaugh’s ‘AIDS Update’ Mock the Deaths of Gay People?
  • 17 February 2021
Limbaugh would later say he regretted the segment as it made fun of people who...
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Noah's Ark
Why Creationism Bears All the Hallmarks of a Conspiracy Theory
  • 4 February 2021
In the US today, up to 40% of adults agree with the young Earth creationist...
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Did Rep. Boebert Get Her GED Months Before Winning Election?
  • 4 February 2021
A college degree is not a prerequisite for holding elected office.
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Did Biden Temporarily Freeze Trump Rule Lowering Insulin, EpiPen Prices?
  • 25 January 2021
In his first week on the job, President Joe Biden issued more than a dozen...
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Rudy Giuliani walks to a senate hearing at the Georgia State Capitol in Atlanta on Thursday, December 3, 2020. The Georgia Senate Committee on Judiciary has formed a special subcommittee to take testimony of elections improprieties and evaluate the election process. (Rebecca Wright/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
Dominion Voting Systems Sues Giuliani over Election Claims
  • 25 January 2021
The voting machine company faced such a mountain of threats and criticism that one of...
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Were Pro-Trump Mobs Storming the Capitol on Jan. 6 Actually Antifa?
  • 15 January 2021
There was no evidence anyone but a mob of Trump supporters stormed Capitol grounds.
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Was ‘Loser’ Projected Onto the Lawn of Trump’s Scottish Golf Course?
  • 2 December 2020
An activist group protested against U.S. President Donald Trump's false claims of election fraud with...
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Sidney Powell Lawsuit Cites Election Fraud in Non-Existent Michigan County
  • 1 December 2020
Can a candidate receive more than 100% of the vote, recorded in a locale that...
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No, Wisconsin Did Not Count More Votes Than Registered Voters in 2020
  • 4 November 2020
A social media rumor incorrectly compared the number of registered voters in 2018 to the...
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Is This a Photograph of Mitch McConnell’s Bruised and Discolored Hands?
  • 23 October 2020
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell became a topic of speculation after photographs seemingly showed...
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