Photographs of the supposed new line of Coke cans appeared online after a controversy over anti-racism training in February 2021.
Did the Coca-Cola company discontinue "Vanilla Coke" in an effort to fight white supremacy? No, that's not true: This story, a satirical spin-off of a real controversy regarding online diversity training and Coca-Cola, was published origi
Fox News host Tucker Carlson downplayed the involvement of racially motivated extremist groups in the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, falsely suggesting that the mob of pro-Trump rioters who violently stormed the building did not include white supre
A video has been viewed thousands of times in multiple social media posts and news reports that claim it shows a Singapore Airlines flight almost colliding with an unidentified flying object (UFO) moments before landing at Zurich Airport in 2021. The c
We reached out to the Oregon Department of Education about a newsletter it sent to math teachers statewide.
Opponents of critical race theory and diversity training railed against Coca-Cola in February 2021, but with no real evidence.
The "Oval Pawffice" Twitter account no longer exists.
Multiple Facebook posts purport to show real headlines from CNN and VICE News articles apparently reporting on white supremacist links to the GameStop trading frenzy. However, the headlines are not from genuine news reports; representatives from both m
Did Jeffrey Epstein, Harvey Weinstein and other famous white men accused of sex crimes "walk" free from jail while Bill Cosby and R. Kelly were locked up? No, this is missing context. A meme from 2019 has gone viral in 2021, claiming Cosb
The Bidens moved in to the White House shortly after inauguration and have been working and residing there since.
President Joe Biden signed an executive order relaunching a White House office aimed at fostering cooperation between the federal government and faith-based and secular community organizations.
Coastal erosion had its moment in the spotlight in early February 2021.
Did a regulatory freeze on "any new and pending rules" put in place by the Biden Administration on January 20, 2021 cause the price of insulin to increase? No, that's not true: Among Trump's executive orders President Biden froze for 90 d
White House deputy press secretary T.J. Ducklo has been suspended for a week without pay.
A routine review of content labeled satire.
Fortunately, the nuclear football did not yet exist in the 1920s.
Did the Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers refuse a congratulatory invitation to the White House because the team believes the election victory was "stolen" by the current administration? No, that's not true: This is a false claim m
In early February 2021, a purported photograph of two billboards in Harrison, Arkansas circulated on Facebook and Reddit — the first of the two claiming that “anti-racist” is a “code word for anti-white”: Is th
Did former President Donald Trump say, "Poor Kids are just as bright and talented as White kids"? No, that's not true:Then-Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden made the comment in 2019 while campaigning in Iowa. The claim appeared
The actor celebrated her 99th birthday on Jan. 17, 2021.
Was the U.S. military at the White House arresting Congress on January 25, 2021? No, that's not true: There's zero proof substantiating such a statement. A video offered as evidence does not show arrests; it's unclear when it was even sho
Reports conflicted about whether the Trumps or the Bidens fired the head White House usher after the Bidens weren't promptly let inside the White House.
The clearest sign that there's a new boss at the White House is the deference being paid to coronavirus public health guidelines.
The change was pointed out by the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation.
Quick Take Before President Joe Biden’s inauguration, social media users shared a false claim that there was no flag flying over the White House — suggesting it was a sign that the military had taken control of the government. In fact, the
Is no American flag flying over the White House a signal the military is in control? No, that's not true: A claim has gone viral that no White House flag means there is "selective martial law or that the president has signed the Insurrect
The Joe Biden campaign has been at the center of redirected URL since the Democratic secured the presidential bid in 2020.
Is the redirection of the Antifa-dot-com internet domain to the White House website evidence of a connection between Antifa and President Joe Biden? No, that's not true: Anyone can register an unregistered domain name and redirect traffic
Many on social media cheered what appeared to be an epic troll of then-U.S. President Donald Trump.
“It’s been a great honor, the honor of a lifetime. The greatest people in the world, the greatest home in the world," Donald Trump told reporters before heading to Marine One, rotors whirring, on South Lawn.
Was a military marching band practicing the song "Hit The Road Jack" in preparation of President Trump's imminent departure? No, that's not true: video footage posted to Twitter by CNN journalist Jim Acosta showing the band practicing a d
The list originated a few years ago.
True to form, Betty White has something impish to say about her birthday Sunday: “Since I am turning 99, I can stay up as late as I want without asking permission!”
The coronavirus pandemic could be a complicating factor as the executive mansion gets ready for the Inauguration Day ritual of moving out one leader and settling in another.
A photograph of someone carrying a bust of Abraham Lincoln out of the White House raised questions (and unfounded accusations) for some viewers.
Amid the American flags and Trump 2020 posters at the U.S. Capitol during the insurrection were far more sinister symbols: A man walking the halls of Congress carrying a Confederate flag.
The belief that white people are superior to other races has long tainted elements within law enforcement.
Is the White House pardons office soliciting Trump supporters involved in the January 6, 2021, Capitol insurrection to apply for presidential pardons? No, that's not true: Parler posts posing as being from White House pardons attorneys we
The disgraced Johnson, like Trump, also declined to attend his successor's inauguration ceremony.
We know the photograph of the Georgia senator is real.