Tag Archives: Facebook Hoaxes
Facebook is now a public entity and are allowing the use of your photos, as well as the information contained in your profile status updates FALSE Claim: Facebook posts circulating on the social network claim that “Facebook is now a public entity” and that “if you do not publish a statement at least once, it will […]
There is a doctored image of Obama holding a gun in a black panther uniform floating around the internet. The image is usually published in Facebook posts by people who oppose the President of the United States. The image appears to be Barack Obama sitting on the ground and pointing a handgun while dressed in a […]
Rich Hanson is playing a big hoax on everyone. He has even taken it to higher levels by even creating a change.org petition. To be clear, Rich Hanson did not win the Powerball; However, his various Facebook posts, his “An act of Kindness – lotto giveaway” Facebook page, and petition claims otherwise. Let me say […]
Facebook is not going to charge you $5.99 to remain private. This is one of the current Facebook hoaxes that is circulating on the social network. In Facebook’s Help Center section, the social network was asked it they will ever charge anyone for service. Their answer was “No. We will always keep Facebook a free service for everyone.” […]
A current social media hoax claims that Bernie Sanders tweeted “My object in life is to dethrone God and destroy capitalism” on August 10th, 2015. The Bernie Sanders hoax uses an edited image of Bernie Sanders twitter account to spread the faux tweet. Bernie Sanders did not tweet “My object in life is to dethrone […]
A hoax circulating on Facebook suggests that Facebook & CNN are going to pay to separate a child’s legs if you like, share, or comment on the post. The hoax spreads along a picture of a doctor holding a child who appears to have his legs attached. Unfortunately, Facebook & CNN are NOT going to pay to […]
An internet hoax claims that a woman became infected with an infectious viral disease as a result of dog kiss. The hoax uses an image of a woman kissing a dog on the lips and another image of a person with herpes. However, the image of the woman kissing her dog is celebrity Jessica Simpson and […]
A Facebook hoax claims that the darkest baby in the world was born in South Africa. The hoax uses multiple images and a video of a doll in attempt to seem real.
An internet hoax spreading around claims that Jamaican authorities conducted a DNA test on the body of a homeless man found behind a fast food restaurant and discovered that the man was reggae star Bob Marley.
A Facebook hoax started by q100country.com on their Facebook page claims that a cross fell through an Adult World store on I-75 near the Huntsville-Oneida exit. The Q100 Country Facebook page has shared a photo-shopped image of the large cross through the rough of an Adult World store.
A Facebook hoax claims that an alligator or crocodile was spotted swimming through Channel Island Harbor Oxnard, California with a dog in its mouth. The actual video shows a crocodile with a dog in its mouth, but the voice was edited in to make the incident seem like it happened in Oxnard, California.