1. Ed Koch on Anti-Semitism : snopes.com •••
Did former New York mayor Ed Koch deliver a radio address on anti-semitism?
  ...Check out this article Ed Koch. http://www.snopes.com/politics/soapbox/edkoch.asp Sent via snopes.com Send What's New Fact Checks News Hot...
  ...Ed Koch Ed Koch Did former New York mayor Ed Koch deliver a radio address on anti-semitism? David Mikkelson From the archive Share -...
  ...Former Mayor Ed Koch is a regular commentator on Bloomberg Radio. On 7 December 2002, Mr. Koch delivered a commentary on our "Bloomberg On the Weekend"...
Sun, 01 May 2016 11:19:03 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/soapbox/edkoch.asp

2. USS Abraham Lincoln Letter : snopes.com •••
Officer aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln describes difficulties with ship's humanitarian mission in Sumatra.
  ...By Ed Stanton It has been three weeks since my ship, the USS Abraham Lincoln, arrived off the Sumatran coast to aid the hundreds of thousands of...
  ...Origins: Ed Offley, editor of the DefenseWatch magazine at SFTT.org, where the piece cited above was originally published, wrote to tell us: I am writing...
  ...Mr. Stanton. Defensewatch has since published an editorial by another USS Abraham Lincoln officer who disclaims the opinions expressed in the...
Sun, 01 May 2016 12:07:01 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/soapbox/lincoln.asp

3. Marilyn Manson and The Wonder Years : snopes.com •••
Was shock rocker Marilyn Manson Kevin's geeky sidekick on TV's 'The Wonder Years'?
  ...tyke on TV series" rumor. Another version says Manson was Kevin Owens on Mr. Belvedere. (Nope, that was Rob Stone). Josh Saviano dates his first time...
  ...Ed Koch Did former New York mayor Ed Koch deliver a radio address on ... Copy the article link Send us your feedback Thank you for writing...
Sun, 01 May 2016 11:23:37 GMT http://www.snopes.com/music/artists/marilyn.asp

4. Viral Story on 'The Largest Number You Can Represent with Three Digits' Doesn't Check Out : snopes.com •••
A viral story claiming that Ed Trice got a standardized math test changed across the country is full of questionable aspects.
  ...http://www.snopes.com/common-core-ed-trice-999/ Sent via snopes.com Send What's New Fact Checks News Hot 25 Newsletter Archive...
  ...A viral story claiming that Ed Trice got a standardized math test changed across the country is full of questionable aspects. Dan Evon Mar 23, 2016...
  ..."Really, Mr. Trice, that's not appropriate ..." "Your daughter tried to correct her math teacher. The teacher explained why she was wrong, and she...
Sun, 01 May 2016 11:42:40 GMT http://www.snopes.com/common-core-ed-trice-999/

5. Television Archives | Snopes.com •••
Archive of posts by category: Television
  ...Did crime rates plummet during the Beatles' first appearance on the 'Ed Sullivan Show'? Read More by David Mikkelson Feb 10, 2014 145 FACT...
  ...Mr. Rogers' stolen car was returned after thieves realized it was his? Read More by David Mikkelson May 12, 2013 255 FACT CHECK The Telethon...
  ...Does an outtake from 'Mister Ed' capture the talking equine making a racist comment? Read More by David Mikkelson Mar 26, 2010 12 Previous...
Sun, 01 May 2016 11:43:58 GMT http://www.snopes.com/category/facts/fact-radiotv/fact-...

6. Soapbox : snopes.com •••
Political soapbox pieces.
  ...member Terry Jones is the author of 'I'm Losing Patience with My Neighbours. Mr. Bush.' Alabama State Auditor Beth Chapman delivered a "Stand Up for...
  ...Former New York mayor Ed Koch delivered a radio address on anti-semitism. Radio commentator Paul Harvey composed a review of the upcoming film about...
  ...Mychal Massie wrote an op-ed piece entitled "Nero in the White House." Mychal Massie wrote an op-ed piece entitled "When Will Obama Crack in Public?"...
Sun, 01 May 2016 12:05:56 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/soapbox/soapbox.asp

7. Radio & TV Archives | Snopes.com •••
Archive of posts by category: Radio & TV
  ...Ed McMahon, Farrah Fawcett, and Michael Jackson all appeared on the 'Tonight Show' on the same day? Read More by David Mikkelson Jan 11, 2010 16...
  ...Son of Mr. Greenjeans Was Frank Zappa the son of TV's Mr. Greenjeans? Read More by David Mikkelson Jan 11, 2010 260 FACT CHECK Wondering...
Sun, 01 May 2016 11:24:25 GMT http://www.snopes.com/category/fact-radiotv/?page=3

8. Radio & TV Archives | Snopes.com •••
Archive of posts by category: Radio & TV
  ...Ed McMahon, Farrah Fawcett, and Michael Jackson all appeared on the 'Tonight Show' on the same day? Read More by David Mikkelson Jan 11, 2010 16...
  ...Son of Mr. Greenjeans Was Frank Zappa the son of TV's Mr. Greenjeans? Read More by David Mikkelson Jan 11, 2010 260 FACT CHECK Wondering...
Sun, 01 May 2016 12:00:30 GMT http://www.snopes.com/category/facts/fact-radiotv/?page=3

9. Television Archives | Snopes.com •••
Archive of posts by category: Television
  ...Ed McMahon, Farrah Fawcett, and Michael Jackson all appeared on the 'Tonight Show' on the same day? Read More by David Mikkelson Jan 11, 2010 16...
  ...Son of Mr. Greenjeans Was Frank Zappa the son of TV's Mr. Greenjeans? Read More by David Mikkelson Jan 11, 2010 260 FACT CHECK Wondering...
Sun, 01 May 2016 12:04:58 GMT http://www.snopes.com/category/facts/fact-radiotv/fact-...

10. Pop Rocks + Soda = DEATH : snopes.com •••
Rumor: Little Mikey of LIFE cereal fame died when he mixed Pop Rocks with soda.
  ...Replied Mrs. Gilchrist: "He just came home from school!" General Foods was battling "exploded kid" rumors as early as 1979, a scant four years after the...
  ...In the 1998 slasher classic Urban Legend, the folklore professor invites a co-ed to eat Pop Rocks and then down a soda. She refuses to do it because she...
Sun, 01 May 2016 11:07:30 GMT http://www.snopes.com/horrors/freakish/poprocks.asp

11. Are California Fruits Irrigated with Toxic Fracking Wastewater? : snopes.com •••
A number of social media and blog posts claimed that some California fruits were grown in toxic fracking-related or oil refinery wastewater.
  ...to the misinformation published in the L.A. Times." In one of her latest op-eds, Henry runs through a litany of what's wrong with [a] proposed bill [that...
  ...Further, they appear to be based on water sampling of Mr Smith using a type of sponge, which is a non-standard methodology and is not approved by any...
Sun, 01 May 2016 11:08:04 GMT http://www.snopes.com/fruits-irrigated-fracking-wastewater/

12. Script Error : snopes.com •••
A Facebook post about a student named Alyssa who was purportedly reprimanded for writing her name in cursive has gone viral.
  ...punishment was going to be... I mean, really??? What are you gonna do Mrs. Teacher? Suspend her from school for being 7 and able to write in cursive?...
  ...was reported to Facebook for nudity, separately saying the teacher "claim[ed Alyssa] can't write in cursive because the other students don't know how to...
Sun, 01 May 2016 11:13:27 GMT http://www.snopes.com/alyssa-cursive-writing/

13. Philadelphia Fans Boo Santa Claus : snopes.com •••
Fans in Philadelphia once booed and threw snowballs at Santa Claus?
  ...Still, he had his limits. "When I finished, Mr. Mullen asked if I wanted to do it again the next year," Olivo says. "I told him, 'No way. If it doesn't...
  ...Levitt, Ed. "Santa's Bad Day." Oakland Tribune. 18 December 1969 (p. 37). Macnow, Glen and Anthony L. Gargano. The Great Philadelphia Fan Book....
Sun, 01 May 2016 11:19:39 GMT http://www.snopes.com/holidays/christmas/santa/...

14. Mike Nesmith Firecracker Injury : snopes.com •••
Did Monkee Mike Nesmith take up the guitar after a firecracker injured his hand?
  ...rock, and the sledgehammer came down on his hand instead of the rock. Because Mrs. Nesmith followed the beliefs of Christian Science, young Mike was not...
  ...Finn, Ed and T. Bone. The Monkees Scrapbook. San Francisco: Last Gasp, 1986. ISBN 0-86719-356-5 (p. 38). Massingill, Randi L. Total Control: The...
Sun, 01 May 2016 11:23:40 GMT http://www.snopes.com/music/artists/nesmith2.asp

15. Muffle Bunny : snopes.com •••
Seventeen people were shot at Bunny Friend Playground in New Orleans, but the incident was not ignored by the media.
  ...— Mr T 2 (@GovtsTheProblem) December 2, 2015 Origins: On 30 November 2015 the web site Mad World News published an article titled "There Was A Giant...
  ..."giant mass shooting" at Bunny Friend Playground in New Orleans was "ignor[ed]" by the media: For the past week, the media has obsessed over the...
Sun, 01 May 2016 11:26:21 GMT http://www.snopes.com/bunny-friend-playground-shooting/

16. Daraprim Price Hike Controversy : snopes.com •••
Turing Pharmaceuticals CEO Martin Shkreli attracted social media outrage over a huge, sudden price hike on the antimalarial drug Daraprim.
  ...drug company trying to gouge patients, it is us trying to stay in business," Mr. Shkreli said. He said that many patients use the drug for far less than...
  ...interspersed with conflicting comments, on Bloomberg indicating he "need[ed] to turn a profit on the drug," and on Twitter claiming that the increase was...
Sun, 01 May 2016 11:32:31 GMT http://www.snopes.com/2015/09/21/daraprim/

17. Sharia Law Is Taking Over Your BEER? : snopes.com •••
The Obama administration didn't sue on behalf of Muslim truck drivers who refused to transport alcohol.
  ...Obama and/or his administration brought the lawsuit, the judgment "enforc[ed] Sharia law" upon the defendant company. Example: [Collected via e-mail,...
  ...and threatened with prosecution and in some cases lost their businesses. Mr. Obama, it is no wonder that many Americans think you are a Muslim and not a...
Sun, 01 May 2016 11:32:37 GMT http://www.snopes.com/obama-muslim-truck-drivers-lawsuit/



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