Soon after positive omicron COVID-19 cases exploded across the U.S., hospitalizations followed. Many states are seeing their highest levels of COVID-19-related hospitalizations since the start of the pandemic nearly two years ago. […] The post
As of this writing, CBS had made no announcements regarding the cast for the next season of "Celebrity Big Brother."
On January 12 2022, the Facebook page “Anxiety Freedom” shared the following quote meme, which attributes a quote about nature as a “retreat” from stressors to actor Keanu Reeves: Underneath a black and white photograph of Reev
The House committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol dealt a fact-based blow to efforts to rebrand the insurrection as a false flag orchestrated by the FBI. The […] The post New Jan. 6 revelations on Ray Epps, others u
Did the Make-A-Wish Foundation refuse to grant a 4-year-old cancer patient a wish because he is not vaccinated? That's not true: The charity's medical team had ruled out air travel and large group settings for unvaccinated and critically
So-called 'incidental' COVID-19 hospitalizations do not indicate the pandemic is overblown. All patients with COVID-19 require more resources, like personal protective equipment and isolated rooms, in a time when hospitals are operating with severe sta
Video shows Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez pouring shots for a group of people “days before testing positive” for COVID-19.
REVIEW On 6 January 2021, Gateway Pundit, a website that has consistently promoted conspiracies and published misinformation on numerous occasions (see here), published a piece promoting a dietary supplement sold by Vladimir Zelenko called Z-Stack.
"The number of COVID-19 deaths recorded so far in 2021 has surpassed the total for 2020."
REVIEW The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as well as medical associations such as the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists recommend the vaccination of “pregnant and lactating individuals” against CO
The House committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack dealt a fact-based blow to the efforts by Fox News host Tucker Carlson and others to spin the insurrection as a false flag orchestrated by the FBI.
There is no evidence that Trudeau had sexual relations with a minor and signed an NDA.
Did Hunga Ha'apai volcano near Tonga erupt January 16, 2022, in an even bigger event than the January 14, 2022, eruption that triggered tsunami warnings worldwide? No, that's not true: No such event was recorded by the geologic services t
This old trope continues to be a source of rumors.
The service at Ebenezer and other events surrounding Martin Luther King Jr. Day commemorate what would have been King’s 93rd birthday.
"Hand-foot syndrome" has an inconvenient and adverse effect on some patients.
Dialling 55 will connect callers to the police, who then ask questions that can be answered silently. It does not automatically dispatch police.
Does raw food cure a laundry list of health conditions including autism, HIV and cancer? No, that's not true: Raw food, specifically raw fruits and vegetables, holds both health benefits and dangers. There is no substantial research to de
A famous photo of astronaut Bruce McCandless II floating untethered in space was "enhanced" with some digital editing.
“When a person cries, if the first drop of the tears come from the right eye, it’s happiness. But when it comes from the left eye, it’s pain.”
The figures provided by Mike Lindell exceed the realm of possibility, and no sources for the claims have been provided.
“We now have [...] the fastest growing economy in the G7” Boris Johnson, 12 January 2022. At Prime Minister’s Questions, Boris Johnson claimed the UK was the fastest growing economy in the G7, a group of advanced world economies incl
In Atlanta, the president referenced "the first time I got arrested.” But his story does not add up.
Did Meghan Markle's mother, Doria Ragland, announce that her granddaughter Lilibet, the daughter of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, most commonly referred to as Harry and Meghan, has Down syndrome? No, she didn't. Plus the pictures used t
The shortages are widespread, impacting produce and meat as well as packaged goods such as cereal.
"Clarence Thomas’s wife was one of the organizers of Jan 6th"
We’ve combed through the lawsuits and countersuits to identify the key provisions that are under dispute in four states — and why.
“Barack Obama’s real father is Communist Party propagandist Frank Marshall Davis.”
Was Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor photographed eating dinner with Democratic politicians including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer on January 7, 2022? No, that's not true: Although a newsletter
A post on Facebook makes the claim: “Since ‘Omnicron’ [sic] first detected on 27th November: 7 deaths. Average age 83. 27th November to now: 239 deaths by SUICIDE. Average age between 25 & 44. Perspective.” The post seems to
VAERS data has been misused to claim that COVID-19 vaccines are dangerous for pregnant women.
Abbott's figures were preliminary, subject-to-change numbers from the Texas Department of Public Safety, not Customs and Border Protection.
Fish placed in a specially designed vehicle were able to navigate through various rooms to find food.
Turns out, rats will do just about anything for Fruit Loops. We have the video proof.
“No one has been hospitalized for” the omicron variant of COVID-19.
The explanation is, like many things in real life, much more boring than the conspiracy theory.
Is the U.S. government offering a reimbursement program for drivers if they enter their ZIP code on a website? No, that's not true: A self-described advertising marketplace website called Citizen Safe Trust released videos promoting such
Did Betty White say she got the COVID-19 vaccine booster days before she died? No.
Three white men who chased and killed Ahmaud Arbery were sentenced to life in prison.
We tracked down the video that was originally shot in the Canary Islands in 2013.