The video, purporting to show a young boy saving a girl amid a hail of gunfire, went viral. The director told BuzzFeed News he wanted to bring attention to the plight of children during wartime. WARNING: contains graphic (faked) footage. h/t BBC
Watch what happens behind the smoke and mirrors.
The letter comes after agents created a fake Associated Press article to nab a suspected school bomber in Seattle in 2007. This is the latest in a series of incidents in which cops have been criticized for pretending to be someone else.
Reminder No. 232,792 that you shouldn’t believe everything you read on the internet.
4chan attempted to encourage women to share their own nude photos using the #LeakForJLaw hashtag on Twitter. It didn’t work.
“I’m so tired of these fake geek guys. They’re just trying to impress us real nerd girls.”
Gov. Maggie Hassan declared a state of emergency after 44 people in the Manchester area overdosed on a synthetic marijuana product.
Warning: Old images are being posted on social media during Germany’s World Cup rout of Brazil.
Esther Honig’s single self-portrait became a mosaic of “the perfect woman” as seen in vastly different cultures.
Real or fake - you decide. (It’s probably fake.)
Someone, somewhere, is making sweet love to a loaf of bread.
It’s not fake. It’s staged. There’s a difference.
Another important reminder that everything you read on the internet is basically a lie. Updated: the creator has been revealed!
Welcome to the internet, I’ll be your guide. This post will be updated throughout the day. Stay strong.
Police say the 15-year-old California student, who reported being sexually assaulted by three male students, confessed to making up his story.
Because we’re all pandas trying to make it in a world full of brown bears.
But the store will likely turn you down if you tell them that’s why you’re buying it. Warning: NSFW.
The band didn’t even bother to plug in their instruments for the Super Bowl halftime show. Updated: Bass guitarist Flea acknowledges that he pretended to play his instrument and responds with a message.
The photo is actually part of an ongoing art project.
Paris hasn’t actually tweeted about Mandela’s death yet.
Let’s debunk the story that’s using a widely circulated old photo.
Think before you retweet.
The bad news is that a lot of fake signs are circulating Twitter this morning. The good news is that you can make your own fake ones to fool everybody.
“It tastes like poopy piñata.”
Wait… It’s really Orpah Winfrey?!!
Rent-free spinning cube in the middle of NYC’s Astor Square? Sign. Me. Up. UPDATE: Yeah, it’s definitely a stunt by lululemon founder Chip Wilson.