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What is Operation Gotham Shield? "Operation Gotham Shield" led to a predictable uptick in false flag and nuclear apocalypse rumors,...
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What is Operation Gotham Shield?
DEFCON Warning Level Escalated to 3
  • 20 June 2016
Conspiracy-oriented web sites claimed that the U.S. defense readiness alert level was quietly raised to...
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DEFCON Warning Level Escalated to 3
Hillary Clinton Death Hoax
  • 13 September 2016
Conspiracy theory holds that Hillary Clinton was reported dead on 11 September 2016, but the...
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Hillary Clinton Death Hoax
Paris Under Muslim Siege
  • 27 May 2016
An article reporting that Paris was "under siege by Muslims" came from a fearmongering site...
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Paris Under Muslim Siege
New York ICE Agent Suicide Note
  • 9 May 2016
A habitual purveyor of misinformation leveraged the tragic suicide of an ICE agent to make...
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New York ICE Agent Suicide Note
NASA Reports Magnetosphere Collapse
  • 26 April 2016
A conspiracy-oriented web site claimed that that Earth's magnetosphere "COLLAPSED" for two hours, but NASA...
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NASA Reports Magnetosphere Collapse
Sausage Pest A claim that the San Bernardino shooting was due to pork served at a Christmas...
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Sausage Pest