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Can You Guess If These News Stories Are Real?

Help Sir Patrick Stewart separate the real news from the rubbish!

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Can you tell if a news story is real or completely made up? Help Sir Patrick Stewart and the cast of Blunt Talk decide if these news stories are legit!

  1. Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's real!

    The exhibition at the Isle of Wight Zoo features feces from animals such as elk, foxes, stick insects, and lions, as well as poo from a human baby.

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  2. Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's real!

    Yep, this actually happened! Daniel Ferreira, 31, forced the driver at knifepoint to bypass several red lights at a high speed before demanding to be dropped off at a Tim Hortons.

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  3. Correct!
    Wrong!

    This one is fake!

    Although it's very believable, this news story was entirely made up.

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  4. Correct!
    Wrong!

    This one is also fake!

    We're all as relieved as Sir Patrick Stewart to hear that this news story is entirely fictional.

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  5. Correct!
    Wrong!

    Believe it or not, this one is true!

    Yep, it's real. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos suggested a feature called "disemvoweling," which required online readers to pay to restore the vowels. We're as baffled as Dolly Wells. Er, "Dlly Wlls."

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  6. Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's true!

    There were actually two coordinated cheese heists in early 2016. $90,000 worth of Parmesan was stolen in Marshfield, Wisconsin. Days later, thieves swiped a trailer containing $70,000 worth of cheese from Germantown.

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  7. Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's fake!

    This one seems like it could be real, right? But it's not! Jacki Weaver can't believe it either.

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  8. Correct!
    Wrong!

    This one is true!

    The new bylaw allows "human noises" to be made between 7 a.m. and 11 p.m. Drunken singing at 2 a.m. will still get you a ticket, though.

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  9. Correct!
    Wrong!

    OMG it's true...kind of.

    "Mah Nà Mah Nà" was written by Piero Umilani and first appeared in the 1968 porn film Svezia, Inferno e Paradiso (Sweden: Heaven and Hell).

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Can You Guess If These News Stories Are Real?

You did not do very well.

Don't feel bad. Truth is often stranger than fiction, especially when it comes to news stories. Luckily, you can get the inside scoop on the weird world of news when Blunt Talk returns for Season 2 on Sunday, October 2, at 8:30 p.m. on Starz!

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Great job!

You have a nose for sniffing out real news, and you can get the inside scoop on the weird world of news when Blunt Talk returns for Season 2 on Sunday, October 2, at 8:30 p.m. on Starz!

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See what outrageous news the cast uncovers by tuning in for the Season 2 premiere of Blunt Talk on Sunday, October 2, at 8:30 p.m. on STARZ!

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