Tag Archives: Fake

Yes, Fake News Is a Problem. But There’s a Real News Problem, Too.

Yes, Fake News Is a Problem. But There’s a Real News Problem, Too.

Yes, Fake News Is a Problem. But There’s a Real News Problem, Too. Yes, Fake News Is a Problem. But There’s a Real News Problem, Too. What do you call it when a hedge fund buys a local newspaper and squeezes it for revenue, laying off editors and reporters and selling off the paper’s downtown headquarters for conversion into luxury …

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Big Business in Bangladesh: Selling Fake Coronavirus Certificates

Big Business in Bangladesh: Selling Fake Coronavirus Certificates

Big Business in Bangladesh: Selling Fake Coronavirus Certificates Big Business in Bangladesh: Selling Fake Coronavirus Certificates Bangladesh’s coronavirus situation is especially murky. The country, home to more than 160 million people, has reported around 200,000 cases. But with the virus sweeping through South Asia, and with testing relatively low in Bangladesh, health experts believe the country has a much higher …

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Facebook Removes Roger Stone for Ties to Fake Accounts

Facebook Removes Roger Stone for Ties to Fake Accounts

Facebook Removes Roger Stone for Ties to Fake Accounts Facebook Removes Roger Stone for Ties to Fake Accounts Facebook on Wednesday said it was removing the personal accounts of Roger J. Stone Jr., President Trump’s friend and ally, because they had ties to numerous fake accounts that were active around the 2016 presidential election. The company made the announcement as …

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Mask Exemption Cards From the ‘Freedom to Breathe Agency’? They’re Fake

Mask Exemption Cards From the ‘Freedom to Breathe Agency’? They’re Fake

Mask Exemption Cards From the ‘Freedom to Breathe Agency’? They’re Fake Mask Exemption Cards From the ‘Freedom to Breathe Agency’? They’re Fake Cards for sale that claim to exempt people from wearing masks during the coronavirus pandemic are fraudulent, federal officials said. The cards — featuring a red, white and blue eagle logo and approximately the size of a business …

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‘Some day you’re going to regret this’: CNN anchor clashes with Trump campaign lawyer over ‘fake news’ attacks

'Some day you're going to regret this': CNN anchor clashes with Trump campaign lawyer over 'fake news' attacks

‘Some day you’re going to regret this’: CNN anchor clashes with Trump campaign lawyer over ‘fake news’ attacks ‘Some day you’re going to regret this’: CNN anchor clashes with Trump campaign lawyer over ‘fake news’ attacks The Independent employs over 100 journalists around the world to bring you news you can trust. Please consider a contribution or subscription. CNN anchor …

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‘Billions’ Season 5, Episode 6 Recap: Fake It Till You Make It

‘Billions’ Season 5, Episode 6 Recap: Fake It Till You Make It

‘Billions’ Season 5, Episode 6 Recap: Fake It Till You Make It ‘Billions’ Season 5, Episode 6 Recap: Fake It Till You Make It His boss, Bobby, has fakes on the brain as well. With the help of his underling Danny Margolis (Daniel Cosgrove) and his dirty-deeds specialist Victor Mateo (Louis Cancelmi), Bobby has been storing replicas of his art …

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White House deletes video after fake news about Antifa staging bricks and weapons debunked

White House deletes video after fake news about Antifa staging bricks and weapons debunked

White House deletes video after fake news about Antifa staging bricks and weapons debunked White House deletes video after fake news about Antifa staging bricks and weapons debunked The Independent employs over 100 journalists around the world to bring you news you can trust. Please consider a contribution or subscription. The White House was forced to delete a video claiming …

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Mexico’s President Says Most Domestic Violence Calls Are ‘Fake’

Mexico’s President Says Most Domestic Violence Calls Are ‘Fake’

Mexico’s President Says Most Domestic Violence Calls Are ‘Fake’ Mexico’s President Says Most Domestic Violence Calls Are ‘Fake’ The numbers were startling: In March, Mexico’s government said, the country’s emergency call centers were flooded with more than 26,000 reports of violence against women, the highest since the hotline was created. But Mexico’s president brushed aside his own cabinet’s announcement, suggesting, …

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The best fake movies in film and television, from Simple Jack to Honk If You’re Horny

The best fake movies in film and television, from Simple Jack to Honk If You’re Horny

The best fake movies in film and television, from Simple Jack to Honk If You’re Horny The best fake movies in film and television, from Simple Jack to Honk If You’re Horny There are worlds in which Troy McClure, Tracy Jordan and Tugg Speedman are the most successful actors in showbiz. They are infinitely better worlds than ours. As long …

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Lord Alan Sugar slammed for spreading fake coronavirus conspiracies on Twitter

Lord Alan Sugar slammed for spreading fake coronavirus conspiracies on Twitter

Lord Alan Sugar slammed for spreading fake coronavirus conspiracies on Twitter Lord Alan Sugar slammed for spreading fake coronavirus conspiracies on Twitter Lord Alan Sugar has been bombarded with criticism for spreading fake coronavirus claims via his Twitter account. The Apprentice host this afternoon (30 April) posted a screenshotted image falsely claiming that the Nobel laureate Dr Tasuka Honjo had …

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