2. But maybe it was too realistic, because an alarming number of people out there have come away from the film thinking it is based on a true story.
Despite the fact that, y’know, no human has ever set foot on Mars.
3. Some people in your family might think The Martian is a true story.
6. Some of your friends may think The Martian is a true story.
9. You could be dating a person who thinks The Martian is a true story.
13. You might be completely surrounded by people who think The Martian is a true story.
17. Maybe YOU believe The Martian is based on a true story.
21. (If you voted yes, you are incorrect.)
- President Trump signed executive orders today to advance the Keystone XL and Dakota Access oil pipelines, prompting praise from pro-Trump unions.
- Mark Zuckerberg denied rumors that he might run for president, telling BuzzFeed News, "I'm focused on building our community at Facebook."
- Press Secretary Sean Spicer at today's White House briefing defended Trump's claim that millions of people voted illegally—but he cited a debunked study.
- And the 2017 Oscar nominations for Best Picture are "La La Land," "Moonlight," "Arrival," "Hidden Figures," "Hacksaw Ridge," "Manchester by the Sea," "Lion," "Fences," and "Hell or High Water" 🎥 🎬