You know the game: two truths and a lie. Find the fake news headline among the real or a real news headline among the fakes. Ready? Set. Debunk.
Illegal Border Crossings Appear to Drop Under TrumpDeVos To Strike More Than 4.5 Billion Years Of Earth’s History From School CurriculumRepublicans introduce healthcare replacement bill called 'World's Greatest Healthcare Plan of 2017’
"Illegal Border Crossings Appear to Drop Under Trump" is real!
The headline is from a New York Times story.
While we were distracted by Trump, Republicans advanced these 9 terrifying billsMorgue Employee Cremated By Mistake While Taking A NapHot story: Miami lawyer’s pants erupt in flames during arson trial in court
Paul Ryan presenting a pie chart without the pie.Via Twitter/@JZarracina
Paul Ryan presenting a pie chart without the pie.
During his presentation of the Republican health care plan, Ryan presented a slice of a pie chart without the rest of the pie.
Somali Migrant Arrested On Six Counts Of Sexual Battery Prior To DeportationRapper Rick Ross Arrested For Plan To Assasinate President TrumpReport: Trump's grandfather pleaded to stay in Germany
Another Russian With Ties To Trump Is Dead – That’s 8 So FarPaul Ryan: “If There Was A Legitimate Way To Have Intercourse And Not Get Pregnant, God Would Have Included It In His Holy Books”The Statue of Liberty went dark overnight and the timing was just ‘too perfect’
"The Statue of Liberty went dark overnight and the timing was just ‘too perfect’" is real!
It's a Washington Post headline. The statue suddently went dark on the even of International Women's Day, but the two events were unrelated.
A startling stat that checks out: 46 percent of young women in Japan are averse, uninterested in sexMike Pence Promises To Create The Department Of Anti-WitchcraftPorn really is bad for you! Lonely Japanese man who amassed a SIX-TON pile of dirty magazines died when it collapsed on top of him... and his body wasn't found for six months
"A startling stat that checks out: 46 percent of young women in Japan are averse, uninterested in sex" is real!
The headline comes from Politifact, which verified a claim Aziz Anzari made.
Ex-Wife Ivana Claims Donald Trump Is Addicted To Penis Enlargement PillsIT’S OVER! Wikileaks Revealed Hillary’s CIA Secret & it’s Worse Than Anyone Could’ve ImaginedPolice say couple staged murder with ketchup, texted photos
"Police say couple staged murder with ketchup, texted photos" is real!
It's an article published by the Associated Press. Police were called.
If You Get 3/7 On This Quiz, You’re Getting Sucker Punched By Fake News
Yikes, you might want to put some ice on that. Maybe next week will be better.
Congratulations, you can separate the B from the S, but only sometimes.
You win this time. But stay vigilant, fake news is always lurking.
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