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Did a British Pub Chain Ban ‘Offensive’ Remembrance Poppies?
  • 26 October 2017
A Twitter account posing as JD Wetherspoon falsely claimed the chain banned the flowers due...
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Bacon Sandwich Reported as Offensive on Facebook
  • 8 December 2016
A social media post claimed that a bacon sandwich image was deemed "offensive" by Facebook...
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Was a Minnesota Man Jailed for Having a Windmill on His Property?
  • 28 November 2016
A story about a man purportedly arrested over his efforts to use wind power on...
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Donald Trump Supporters are Calling to #Repealthe19th?
  • 13 October 2016
After Nate Silver tweeted two gender-based electoral maps demonstrating Trump would win if only men...
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Liberals Want to Change the Name of ‘Cracker Barrel’ to ‘Caucasian Barrel’?
  • 21 September 2016
A Change.org petition demanding the restaurant and gift shop chain "Cracker Barrel" be renamed "Caucasian...
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Judges Rules the Government Can Ban Vegetable Gardens
  • 16 September 2016
A landscaping dispute between homeowners and village codes in Miami Shores led to widespread rumors...
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AutoZone Flag Removal
  • 2 September 2016
An AutoZone employee in Marshall, Michigan, claimed he was ordered to remove a U.S. flag...
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U.S. Announces Plans to Ban Pokemon Go Permanently
  • 29 August 2016
The United States government has neither announced nor suggested they plan to permanently "ban" the...
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University of Chicago Issues Trigger Warning About Trigger Warnings
  • 25 August 2016
The University of Chicago sent a letter to incoming students deriding an academic culture purportedly...
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Peotone High School Bans U.S. Flags
  • 24 August 2016
Peotone High School in Illinois has not banned American flags nor decreed them to be...
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Police Called Over ‘Racist’ Brownies?
  • 30 June 2016
Various accounts claim police were called to a New Jersey elementary school because a student...
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Police Going to Pubs and Banning England Football Jerseys
  • 31 May 2016
A tabloid reported that police in the UK were banning England football jerseys from pubs...
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