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Hoaxes

  1. things that are not real
    Celebrities on Instagram Fall Prey to Instagram HoaxAnother day, another copypasta.
  2. twitter hoaxes
    Cormac McCarthy Still Alive at 82Despite what Twitter would have you believe.
  3. twitter hoaxes
    Aaron Paul Is the Boy Who Cried Breaking Bad SpinoffHe was bored.
  4. Jon Daly Looks Back on His Red Hot Chili Peppers Super Bowl Prank“It … sounds like what they would actually do, if you’re just casually listening to it. If you listen closely, it makes no sense—in an […]
  5. debunked
    Glee Actress Drama Too Closely Mirrors the ShowClearly.
  6. Funny Or Die Is Responsible for Hoverboard Viral Video HoaxEarlier this week, a company called HUVr posted a YouTube video announcing the first commercially-available hoverboards featuring Christopher […]
  7. Jimmy Kimmel Orchestrated a Hoax Video of a Wolf in a US Olympian’s Hotel […]Last week, US Olympic luger Kate Hansen posted a video of a wolf roaming her Sochi hotel that went viral, but it turns out the video is a hoax […]
  8. Jon Daly’s Red Hot Chili Peppers Super Bowl Prank Is a Thing of BeautyIf you head over to RHCP2014.com, you’ll be treated to a stream of the new song by the Red Hot Chili Peppers, who are performing at the […]
  9. Pace Salsa Prankster Randy Liedtke May Have Committed Another Twitter HoaxLast week, LA-based standup Randy Liedtke tricked comedian Kyle Kinane and a bunch of people in the internet with a fake internet account for […]
  10. hoaxes
    How Five Shows Can Mine the ‘Diane in 7A’ Twitter Hoax StoryIt’s calling out to you, The Good Wife.
  11. death in the family
    Family Guy’s Brian Might Not Stay DeadNo way!
  12. Everything You Thought You Knew Was a Lie: @Horse_ebooks Is a Fake ‘Art […]What’s real? What’s an illusion? Can you ever trust anything on the internet? Can you ever even trust another human being? Are we all just tied […]
  13. Julia Louis-Dreyfus Helped Jimmy Kimmel Stage Another Video Hoax Jimmy Kimmel got a lot of attention for his recent viral video hoax, so he made very clear last night that his latest YouTube stunt was just […]
  14. Jimmy Kimmel Plays a Bunch of Media Reactions to His YouTube Hoax Yesterday, Jimmy Kimmel revealed his show was behind a viral YouTube video of a woman dancing and catching fire that even tricked Jimmy […]
  15. Jimmy Kimmel’s YouTube Hoax Tricked Jimmy Fallon Last night, Jimmy Kimmel revealed that a viral video in which a woman accidentally lighting herself on fire while twerking was a hoax created […]
  16. mythbusting
    Once and for All: Back to the Future II’s Future Date Is …Don’t get fooled again!
  17. Tales of The World’s Greatest HoaxerIn honor of today’s hijinks, Gawker posted a “best of” from the great New York hoaxer Alan Abel. Abel’s decade-long prank career includes […]
  18. No One Gave Craig Rowin a Million Dollars So you know how Craig Rowin asked for a million dollars, and then apparently some crazy millionaire was going to give it to him? Well, last […]
  19. catfish
    Will a Lawsuit Prove That Catfish Was Staged?Maybe!
  20. hoaxes
    Jerry Saltz Responds to Rumors of His DepartureDon’t believe it.