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Dominion Voting System is a company that sells electronic voting hardware and software, including voting machines and tabulators, in the United States and Canada. This is as stated on their website. Regardless, the company is currently in the middle of a permuted conspiracy theory. Since Joe Biden was...
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A recent viral Facebook post claims that Georgia State Senator Elena Parent was caught on video counting votes in a Pennsylvania county. The post has been shared over 3 thousand times on Facebook currently. The post features the video showing a woman working with ballots and compares it with a picture...
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Several recent viral Facebook posts claim that former US President Barack Obama made a tweet criticizing current Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The tweet in question was made on December 5, 2020 and shows Obama shaking hands with Modi. The tweet is captioned “Today I am shamefull [sic] for a hand...
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A report tagged election fraud and fake ballots, has been published on YouTube, with the claim that millions of fake ballots were printed by China for the just concluded United States Presidential Election. The video traced to worldstarhiphop.com, a website known for its content-aggregating, was purported...
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A blogpost shared by Health and Money News features two doctors — Dr. Wodarg and Dr. Yeadon — with the claim that the COVID-19 Vaccine is female sterilizing. It was reported that the vaccine could form an immune response against a spike protein called syncytin-1, thereby training the female body to infertility...
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America's Last Line of Defense published a post that has Franklin D. Roosevelt and Joe Biden in them. It was opined by the author, Benjamin Thompson, that for the first time in history, the president-elect — Joe Biden — has failed the Dunning-Kruger cognitive test for presidents. But this is not true...
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George Soros is the new name at the end of a Facebook misinformation. In a post shared on Facebook by Liberty Alliance, liked 300+ times, and shared 500+ times, the American billionaire was accused of starting a fake news site in Missouri. The post was captioned thus: “Beware - George Soros is starting...
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By now, it is no longer news that the concluded American election came with strains and deep polarization. Since Joe Biden was declared winner and Trump keeps making claims of election fraud, the world of news and information has been filled with ballot misinformation. Most of these claims are unfounded...
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Earlier this week, there have been several social media posts and articles about CIA Director, Gina Haspel. The latest one as can be seen in this tweet claims she has been arrested for treason. How true is the claim? Born Gina Cheri Walker Haspel in 1956. Haspel is an American intelligence officer serving...
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Since the conclusion of the election, much of the information circulated on social media has been misleading and misinforming. Look at this blogpost, for example, published by Jim Hoft in the Gateway Pundit. It was alleged that thousands of suspect votes were found at Wisconsin recount in Dane County...
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A recent viral tweet claims that the Israeli Military has created a new highly advanced military robot. The tweet contains a video showcasing the capabilities of the robot in question with the caption “amazing robot from Israel don’t miss”. The tweet states “Amazing #Military #robot from #Israel. Hats...
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A Twitter post by a former Senator in Nigeria has generated mixed reactions, with the majority of its readers in agreement with its content. As of the time of writing this, the post has garnered 1,924 retweets, quoted 582 times, and liked about 14,000 times. In the post, the former senator with the name...
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A recent viral tweet claims that President Trump’s sister, Elizabeth Trump Grau, came out in support of Trump relating to the 2020 presidential election. The tweet claims that Elizabeth issued a rare public statement, stating that Trump won the 2020 election. The tweet has over 6 thousand retweets currently...
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A recent tweet made by President Donald Trump claims that there was election fraud in the 2020 Presidential Election. The tweet has over 70 thousand retweets and states that “In certain swing states, there were more votes than people who voted, and in big numbers.” The tweet further claims that poll...
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The internet is agog with a claim that Dr Roger Hodkinson, a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons committee in Ottawa, Canada, called Covid-19 a hoax. This claim has been widely reported on Twitter, as can be seen here, here, and here, as well as other social media platforms. How true...
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In a video post shared on Facebook by one user with the name Monique Capelta, former President, Barack Obama was labelled as the kingpin of the biggest political scandal in modern history. The post which has gone viral since has attracted a lot of attentions from various quarters, but how true is the...
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Tongues are rolling online, triggered by a post made by Rogan O'handley on Twitter. It claims the 12th Amendment Constitution can still create a pathway for a Trump Victory. The said post has garnered more than 3, 000 retweets, 200+ quote retweets, and about 17,000 likes, as more people engage with it...
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A post, which appears to be an offshoot, has gone viral on Instagram. Shared by one user with the name Akademiks, the screenshot has about 75, 000 likes and almost 7, 000 comments. Contained in the screenshot is the photo of American rapper, Nle Chopper, with a statement that claims vaccines developed...
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On November 15th, the world awoke to a blog post by the Point News with claims that Joe Biden's Campaign Director was arrested for electoral fraud. The post went ahead to dig up an affidavit attributed to private investigator and retired Houston Police officer, Mark A. Aguirre. Also included in its content...
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A recent viral tweet shared by Donald Trump claims that the Biden Cancer Initiative, a nonprofit organization founded by Joe Biden, “spent millions on salaries, zero on research”. The post has over 55 thousand retweets and cites an article by the New York Post as the source. The article states that federal...
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A recent viral tweet claims that over a million people marched in Washington D.C. in support of President Trump on November 14. The tweet was made by White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany and has been retweeted over 56 thousand times. The tweet shows two images of the march in Freedom Plaza from...
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A viral Facebook post (archive) claims that the COVID-19 vaccine contains cells from aborted male fetuses. The post has over 11 thousand shares and was made by We Are Vaxxed, an anti-vaccination group. The video claims that the vaccine being developed by Oxford University and pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca...
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Attention has been drawn to a video shared on Twitter by one Tom Elliot. The video was claimed to represent Andrew Cuomo's statement that it was "bad news" Pfizer's successful COVID-19 Vaccine was discovered during Trump's administration. The video claim further dwelled on his statement to mean he vowed...
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The social media is buzzing with the news of the movement of Tucker Carlson from Fox News to Newsmax. This was triggered by a post on Facebook, shared by one Judy Long, with the caption, "Good news, Tucker Carlson is moving to Newsmax where the truth prevails." The said post is generating likes and shares...
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A recent viral tweet claims that 132,000 ballots have been found in Fulton County, Georgia. The tweet states that the ballots are marked with a change of address flags and are likely ineligible. The tweet was made by Peoples_Pundit, also known as Richard Baris, a data journalist, and director of Big...
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A recent viral Facebook post claims that CNN retracted one of its projections for the 2020 US Presidential Election. The post has over 1.3 thousand shares currently and was made by the HipHopPatriot Facebook page. The post states that CNN made a projection calling the state of Arizona for Joe Biden but...
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Recently a viral Facebook post has been making the rounds claiming that Paul Pelosi, the husband of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, owns a software company that supplies election systems and software. The post has over 2,300 shares and states that the election software for the Presidential Election glitched...
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Donald Trump recently made a claim in a campaign rally that doctors “get more money if somebody dies from COVID”. Trump stated that the US and Europe had different methods for counting COVID-19 mortality rates, and that in the US doctors would be paid $2,000 more for reporting any causes of deaths as...
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A recent Instagram post (archive) claims that National Guard troops are being activated across the country in Blue Democrat cities. The post was made on November 2, 2020, and claims that while Blue cities are being boarded up in anticipation of possible election-related violence, Red Republican cities...
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On November 3, 2020, an evidence showing that a poll worker in Pennsylvania’s Erie County has discarded more than 100 ballots in favor of Donald Trump started circulating on social media. This evidence is in form of an Instagram story and it was posted by a lot of social media users including Patrick...
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A recent blog post claims that Antifa activists may engage in violence following Election Day. The blog, American Thinker, mentions that the activists are planning to masquerade as Trump-supporters "in order to make the case that Donald Trump truly is a dictator that must be violently overthrown if he...
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An image of the Democratic vice-presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris, showing her as intoxicated has gone viral and gained so much media attraction this week after her campaign visit to Ohio. The actual image is still part of a video that Harris posted on her Twitter page on November 28, 2019. This...
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A video clip showing that Joe Biden forgot the state he was in for a rally has been circulating on social media. In this clip, Joe Biden is recorded saying the words; “Hello Minnesota” to a crowd at a Florida rally. This clip has been manipulated. The original version of this clip can be found on C-Span...
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Since late October, Twitter users have been sharing the claim that some mail-in-ballots have already been filled out for Democratic candidates before they arrived. The origin of this claim can be traced back to a Twitter video posted by Jake Novak, a veteran TV news producer on Oct. 3. In the video...
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Recently a viral Facebook post has been making the rounds, claiming that fact-checking website Snopes.com has published an article regarding a pornographic video featuring Hunter Biden, son of Democratic Presidential nominee Joe Biden. The post was made by the Facebook page for “Iraqveteran8888” and...
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Recently a viral Instagram post has been making the rounds claiming that an image of a credit card belonging to Malia Obama, former President Obama’s eldest daughter, was found on a laptop purported to be owned by Hunter Biden. The Instagram post has over 1600 likes currently. The post contains an image...
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There has been a rumor that US President Donald Trump used a Melania Trump double on one of his campaign trail. Before now, there had been persistent rumors that the US First lady uses body doubles for public appearances. But the recent October 24th tweet from the media has given it more interest. The...
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Hunter Biden, son of Joe Biden was rumored dead from a drug overdose. The 50 year old, whose personal and business life has been a source of several scornful claims and allegations from the press and media, has been rumored dead by the excessive use of drugs. This rumor seems to have been birthed from...
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There’s an ongoing accusation that an ad featuring Joe Malcoun, a businessman from Michigan, was withdrawn by Joe Biden's campaign because the “struggling bar owner” was found to be “a wealthy investor.” However, this is not true. This accusation has been made by many major news websites, such as New...
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A claim recently made by a conservative Twitter handle implied that Twitter’s Read Before You Retweet Warning feature only targets tweets made by conservatives. This accusation means that Twitter is being biased. This is not the first time the accusation is being made by conservatives. On October 18...
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There’s a picture of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris sitting in front of a burning American flag circulating on social media. It has gained a large number of views, running into millions, on Facebook in particular, and engagement has been equally massive. However, it is an altered picture. From a glance...
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President Trump made several unfounded claims last week regarding wind power in the Final 2020 Presidential Debate against Democratic Presidential Nominee Joe Biden. “I know more about wind than you do. It’s extremely expensive.” said Trump while addressing a question regarding climate change. Trump...
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A number of political-social media influencers have been sharing claims that Joe Biden said he once lived or grew up in one of the Section 8 houses. This claim is false The origin of this claim can be traced to one of Joe Biden’s answers to questions racism at the ABC News town hall which took place...
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On the 20th of October, Eric Trump posted a photograph of Ice Cube and 50 Cent wearing a hat labeled TRUMP. This picture was manipulated. The original version of this picture was taken 3 years ago at the BIG3 basketball game in Las Vegas. It was tweeted by Ice Cube on his page with a birthday caption...
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On the 15th of October, President Donald Trump claimed that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a study stating that 85% of people who wear masks contract Covid-19. This claim is false. In a morning interview with Fox News, the President mentioned that; "CDC comes out with a statement...
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Recently, Eric Trump, the son of Donald Trump made an allegation against Joe Biden, the Democratic Presidential nominee of the United States of America on social media, this allegation is false. The allegation is in the form of a Twitter post where Trump tried to justify the words; "The salary of a U...
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Posts claiming that Joe Biden plans to increase Property tax rate by 3% once he is elected have been circulating on social media with references to his eligibility as a candidate over Trump. These posts are not backed up by any fact and one of the most reposted of them reads; "Biden wants to put a 3...
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A large number of social media users are sharing the claim that 70 dogs purportedly died from eating chicken jerky treats from China. This claim is backed up by other claims that Fox News has recently published an article on it while the brand, Blue Buffalo among other brands that sell chicken jerky...
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A recent viral Facebook post claims that the CDC has removed mentions of the “COVID-19 Pandemic” and replaced it with “Covid-19 Outbreak” on the CDC website. The post then goes on to conclude that CDC never declared COVID-19 a pandemic in the first place. The post has over a thousand shares currently...
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In early September, 2020, news started circulating on social media that Donald Trump called a senator and highly decorated war veteran, Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D. Ill) who lost her leg in Iraq when her helicopter was shot down by propelled grenades in 2004, "Lieutenant NoLegs". This news is backed by a...
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