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North Carolina Restaurant Employee Arrested for Reportedly Tainting Cheese with Rat Poison
  • 7 June 2018
Ricky Lee Adami was charged with distributing food containing noxious or deleterious material.
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Is Anchor Butter Contaminated with HIV?
  • 1 March 2018
A new variant of a years-old rumor about a worker adding HIV-infected blood to foods...
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Are Evolution Fresh Drinks ‘Poison’?
  • 6 February 2017
A hoax shared on Facebook claimed that Evolution Fresh brand cold-pressed juices and smoothies were...
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Bugs Found in Ferrero Rocher Candy?
  • 11 January 2017
A video that appears to show bugs found inside the foil Ferrero Rocher candy wrappers...
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Green Bay Packers’ Jared Cook Served Fried Chicken’s Head at Buffalo Wild Wings?
  • 8 October 2016
NFL player Jared Cook posted a picture on Twitter showing what he claims to be...
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Las Palmas Restaurant Accused of Spitting in Officers’ Drinks
  • 18 July 2016
Just prior to an outbreak of violence against police in Baton Rouge, a Facebook page...
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Rat Found in Dr Pepper Bottle
  • 11 May 2016
A man claimed he found a dead rat in his grandson's bottle of Dr Pepper,...
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Maggots in Bertolli Sauce?
  • 16 February 2016
A viral Facebook post claimed a customer found live maggots inside a jar of Bertolli...
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Did Pop Rocks and Soda Kill ‘Little Mikey’?
  • 31 July 2000
A longtime rumor is still bubbling up.
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McDonald's: World's Largest Purchaser of Cow Eyeballs? Rumor: The McDonald's restaurant chain is the world's largest purchaser of cow eyeballs.
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