Did Nike Offer ‘People of Color’ a 75 Percent Off Coupon?
  • 7 September 2018
Users of the controversial online forum 4Chan produced racially-charged and potentially dangerous fake coupons, in...
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Was a ‘Pedophiles Are People Too’ Notice Posted Near an Oregon School?
  • 1 August 2018
A sign reading "Pedophiles are People Too" was briefly pinned to a telephone pole near...
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Did a Sign for Starbucks Racial Bias Training Single Out White People?
  • 1 June 2018
A sign informing Starbucks customers that stores would be closed in order to "educate white...
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Are People Adopting Pit Bull Terriers for the Sole Purpose of Euthanizing Them?
  • 14 May 2018
The #PitbullDropOff hashtag and related claims of mass dog killing stem from a sophomoric troll...
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Is This the First Caravan Member to Be Granted Asylum in the United States?
  • 2 May 2018
A cynical attempt to smear asylum seekers in the 2018 “caravan” of immigrants is actually...
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Is Starbucks Offering Coupons for Black Customers Only?
  • 18 April 2018
A Starbucks coupon for customers of "African-American heritage" only was a piece of divisive propaganda...
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Did People Start Licking Toilets as a Protest Against Donald Trump?
  • 21 March 2018
A grotesque hoax involving doctored images of people in bathrooms managed to trick some Internet...
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Does Barack Obama’s Official Portrait Contain Secret Images of Sperm?
  • 14 February 2018
Far-right pundits went off the deep end after African-American artist Kehinde Wiley's portrait of Barack...
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Is ‘LGBT’ Adding a ‘P’ for Pedosexuals?
  • 7 December 2017
Claims that the LGBT community is adding a "P" to represent "pedosexuals" originated with a...
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Did an Anonymous 4chan User Predict the Las Vegas Shooting Three Weeks in Advance?
  • 6 October 2017
There is no proof that a vague post the day before the anniversary of 9/11...
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Starbucks Dreamer Day
  • 7 August 2017
Starbucks Dreamer Day was a hoax concocted on 4chan's /pol/ forum as a way to...
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Are People Identifying as ‘Clovergender’?
  • 6 January 2017
The term was evidently created by pranksters in order to mock individuals of non-binary gender.
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