Facebook Shutting Down Rumor Goes Viral: Site Said to Be Ending March 15, 2011

It’s not clear how it started, but a ridiculous rumor that Facebook is shutting down is spreading fast on social networks. The hot rumor — evidenced by Google Trends and gaining traction on Twitter — says that on March 15, 2011, Facebook will be closing.

 
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