1. Jay Z Buys LA Dodgers, Plans on Moving Them Back to Brooklyn for 2015 Season : snopes.com ••••
Is Jay Z buying the Los Angeles Dodgers and moving the team back to Brooklyn?
  ...Is Jay Z buying the Los Angeles Dodgers and moving the team back to Brooklyn? David Mikkelson From the archive Share - -...
  ...Z has bought the Los Angeles Dodgers and plans to move the team back to Brooklyn. Example: [Collected via e-mail, November 2014] I'm trying to...
  ...the LA Dodgers and furthermore, if they are really being moved back to Brooklyn. Origins: On 11 December 2014, Empire News published an article...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:22:22 GMT http://www.snopes.com/media/notnews/brooklyndodgers.asp

2. Chipotle Refuses Service to Brooklyn NYPD Officers? : snopes.com ••••
Did Chipotle workers in Brooklyn refuse service to eight uniformed NYPD officers?
  ...Did Chipotle workers in Brooklyn refuse service to eight uniformed NYPD officers? David Mikkelson From the archive Share -...
  ...Claim: Employees at a Chipotle Mexican Grill in Brooklyn refused service to eight uniformed NYPD officers after making a "hands up, don't shoot" gesture...
  ...officers in uniform tried to eat at Chipotle this week on Montague St. in Brooklyn but were not served. As they walked in the crew put their hands up and...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:15:16 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/business/chipotlenypd.asp

3. Shaya Plays Baseball : snopes.com •••
About that heartwarming story about a disabled boy at Chush and a baseball game.
  ...In Brooklyn, New York, Chush is a school that caters to children with learning disabilities. Some children remain in Chush for their entire school career...
  ...in the piece is the Jewish Center for Special Education on Kent Street in Brooklyn, a school that caters to Yiddish-speaking children of Orthodox Hasidic...
  ...Sources: Krohn, Paysach. Echoes of the Maggid. Brooklyn: Artscroll Mesorah, 1999. ISBN 1-57819-260-9. David Mikkelson founded snopes.com in 1994, and...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:18:11 GMT http://www.snopes.com/glurge/chush.asp

4. The Gold and Ivory Tablecloth : snopes.com •••
A war-separated couple is reunited by a tablecloth.
  ...adds many additional details not present in the original: the setting is Brooklyn, the tablecloth features an embroidered cross at its center, the woman...
  ...newly assigned to their first congregation to reopen a Shul in suburban Brooklyn" changes the religion of everyone involved. Origins: True or not, this...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:18:21 GMT http://www.snopes.com/glurge/tablecloth.asp

5. Survivor Gilt : snopes.com •••
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders had paternal relatives who died in the Holocaust, but his parents were not themselves Holocaust survivors.
  ...that it begins in Brooklyn, where he and his brother Larry grew up in a modest apartment located off Kings Highway. Like many Brooklyn families, the...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:18:53 GMT http://www.snopes.com/bernie-sanders-parents-holocaust/

6. PS 169 Pledge of Allegiance and Holiday Ban Controversy : snopes.com •••
The New York Post claimed PS 169 Principal Eujin Jaela Kim banned the Pledge of Allegiance, Santa, and Thanksgiving.
  ...The social media outrage machine went into overdrive following claims a Brooklyn principal banned holidays and the Pledge of Allegiance. Kim LaCapria...
  ...New principal Eujin Jaela Kim has given PS 169 in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, a politically correct scrub-down, to the dismay of teachers and parents. “We...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:36:41 GMT http://www.snopes.com/ps-169-pledge-allegiance-holiday-...

7. Hurricane Sandy Photographs : snopes.com •••
Various photographs capture images of Hurricane Sandy?
  ...Brooklyn Bridge One photograph was purported to show an "eerie picture as Hurricane Sandy approached the Brooklyn Bridge": Another real image, but...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:45:19 GMT http://www.snopes.com/photos/natural/sandy.asp

8. Sports Archives | Snopes.com •••
Archive of posts by category: Sports
  ...Legend: Brooklyn Dodgers outfielder Cal Abrams was ordered to publicly berate the Cincinnati Reds' manager, then was traded to that team a few days...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:05:45 GMT http://www.snopes.com/category/fact-sports/

9. FALSE: Take Down Your 'Support Paris' Facebook Profile Pic : snopes.com •••
Rumors circulated in military family groups claiming "support Paris" profile photo filters were being used by ISIS to track soldiers' families.
  ...Did Chipotle workers in Brooklyn refuse service to eight ... FACT CHECK Hercules Photograph shows Hercules, the world's biggest dog. Copy the...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:07:47 GMT http://www.snopes.com/isis-tracking-support-paris-avatars/

10. Full Kale Panic : snopes.com •••
No, scientists have not discovered that eating kale is dangerous and bad for you.
  ...t-shirt. To prep for a big blizzard in early 2015, residents of a trendy Brooklyn section cleaned out the kale bins of their neighborhood Whole Foods....
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:08:12 GMT http://www.snopes.com/kale-not-safe/

11. Team Hoyt : snopes.com •••
Rumor: Message describes the Hoyts, a father and disabled son who participate as a team in marathons.
  ...Legend: Brooklyn Dodgers outfielder Cal Abrams was ordered to ... FACT CHECK Break Oktoberfest A Change.org petition supposedly representing Muslim...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:08:27 GMT http://www.snopes.com/glurge/teamhoyt.asp

12. Voter Suppression in New York? : snopes.com •••
New York voters with pins or clothing endorsing candidates won't be turned away, and polling hours have not been cut in any region.
  ...City Councilman Charles Barron (D-Brooklyn) agreed, but added that in his experience the law “isn’t as strictly enforced as it should be.” Palyn Hung,...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:09:51 GMT http://www.snopes.com/sanders-voter-suppression-ny/

13. Wally Pipp's Career-Ending 'Headache' : snopes.com •••
Rumor: Lou Gehrig's consecutive game streak begin when Wally Pipp sat out a game with a headache.
  ...Golenbock, Peter. Bums: An Oral History of the Brooklyn Dodgers. Chicago: Contemporary Publishing, 1984. ISBN 0-8092-2395-3 (pp. 267-272). Kahn, Roger....
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:10:14 GMT http://www.snopes.com/sports/baseball/wallypipp.asp

14. Dust Off Death : snopes.com •••
Have adolescents died of huffing from cans of Dust-Off brand compressed air?
  ...In January 2004 in Brooklyn, New York, 18-year-old Kristian Roggio was killed when her vehicle was struck by one driven by Vincent Litto, 20, who had...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:11:20 GMT http://www.snopes.com/medical/toxins/dustoff.asp

15. Sports Archives | Snopes.com •••
Archive of posts by category: Sports
  ...Legend: Brooklyn Dodgers outfielder Cal Abrams was ordered to publicly berate the Cincinnati Reds' manager, then was traded to that team a few days...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:12:35 GMT http://www.snopes.com/category/facts/fact-sports/

16. Business Archives | Snopes.com •••
Archive of posts by category: Business
  ...Did Chipotle workers in Brooklyn refuse service to eight uniformed NYPD officers? Read More by David Mikkelson Dec 29, 2014 4K FACT CHECK...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:14:11 GMT http://www.snopes.com/category/fact-business/?page=3

17. Larry Doby : snopes.com •••
Did Joe Gordon deliberately strike out to prevent rookie teammate Larry Doby from looking bad?
  ...major league baseball by starting the season with the Brooklyn Dodgers of the National League. Although Robinson's earlier entrée into the major leagues...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:18:23 GMT http://www.snopes.com/sports/baseball/doby.asp

18. The Fence - Herman Rosenblat : snopes.com •••
Concentration camp survivor is coincidentally reunited years later with a girl who secretly helped feed him.
  ...shot by a burglar at the shop were he worked as a television repairman in Brooklyn. While in the hospital, Herman's mother, who died in the Holocaust,...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:18:39 GMT http://www.snopes.com/glurge/thefence.asp

19. Christmas Superstitions : snopes.com •••
Superstitions and folk beliefs about Christmas.
  ...Legend: Brooklyn Dodgers outfielder Cal Abrams was ordered to ... FACT CHECK Veterans Day Tribute Photographs show an NFL pre-game Veterans Day...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:19:32 GMT http://www.snopes.com/holidays/christmas/superstitions.asp

20. Islamic Tribunal Confirmed in Texas : snopes.com •••
Rumor: Sharia law has been established in a jurisdiction in Texas.
  ...Legend: Brooklyn Dodgers outfielder Cal Abrams was ordered to ... FACT CHECK Kim Davis Seated Next to Gay Couples at SOTU? No, President Obama didn't...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:22:29 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/religion/shariatexas.asp

21. April 2013 Meteor Shower : snopes.com •••
A prominent meteor shower will be visible in late April 2013?
  ...Did Chipotle workers in Brooklyn refuse service to eight ... FACT CHECK Trumped Up Newer version of old urban legend claims Donald Trump rewarded ......
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:24:58 GMT http://www.snopes.com/science/astronomy/lyrids.asp

22. Were Two Men Arrested for Manspreading in New York? : snopes.com •••
Multiple outlets reported that two men have been arrested for manspreading, but the claim was suspiciously vague.
  ...On a recent visit to the arraignment part in Brooklyn’s criminal court, PROP volunteers observed that police officers had arrested two Latino men on the...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:25:07 GMT http://www.snopes.com/2015/06/02/manspreading-arrest/

23. Baseball Archives | Snopes.com •••
Archive of posts by category: Baseball
  ...Legend: Brooklyn Dodgers outfielder Cal Abrams was ordered to publicly berate the Cincinnati Reds' manager, then was traded to that team a few days...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:25:08 GMT http://www.snopes.com/category/facts/fact-sports/fact-...

24. Sports Archives | Snopes.com •••
Archive of posts by category: Sports
  ...Legend: Brooklyn Dodgers outfielder Cal Abrams was ordered to publicly berate the Cincinnati Reds' manager, then was traded to that team a few days...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:25:10 GMT http://www.snopes.com/category/fact-sports/?page=1

25. Starbucks in Israel : snopes.com •••
Rumor: Starbucks donates money to the Israeli army but closed all their outlets in Israel because the company supports Arab countries.
  ...CEO Howard Schultz, Israel has always been a fraught topic. Raised in a Brooklyn Jewish family, he’s been accused of supporting Israel and also of not...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:33:24 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/israel/starbucks.asp

26. Muslim Woman Sworn in as New York City Civil Judge : snopes.com •••
Carolyn Walker-Diallo, a Muslim, used a Quran for her swearing-in in as a New York City Civil Court Judge in December 2015.
  ...in recognition of her Muslim faith. Carolyn Walker-Diallo was elected in Brooklyn’s 7th Municipal District and took her oath of office last week using...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:34:47 GMT http://www.snopes.com/muslim-woman-sworn-new-york-city-...

27. Hoover Dam Entombments : snopes.com •••
Are bodies of workmen entombed in Hoover Dam?
  ...to have workmen buried in it. 27 men died during the construction of the Brooklyn Bridge (1870-1883), but none ended up becoming part of the structure....
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:39:22 GMT http://www.snopes.com/horrors/freakish/hoover.asp

28. TRUE: Trump's Family Surname Was Once 'Drumpf' : snopes.com •••
Donald Trump's ancestors did change their surname from "Drumpf" to "Trump," but the exact timing of that change wasn't clear.
  ...apartments in the 1950s and 60s for the working-class residents of Brooklyn and Queens. He was known for sober management, thriftiness and humble...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:41:00 GMT http://www.snopes.com/donald-drumpf/

29. Starbucks Charges 9/11 Rescue Workers $130 for Water : snopes.com •••
Did a New York Starbucks charge rescue workers $130 for three cases of water?
  ...My family owns an ambulance service in Brooklyn NY. Midwood Ambulance if anyone knows it. Anyway, my uncles were at "Ground Zero" during the attack to...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:44:27 GMT http://www.snopes.com/rumors/starbucks.asp

30. Bernie Sanders Flies Coach? : snopes.com •••
Bernie Sanders famously flew coach, but that may have changed after he was placed under Secret Service protection and the primary season got busier.
  ...are posted under the hashtag #SandersOnAPlane — including one showing the Brooklyn native sneaking in some computer time while sitting between two...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:45:58 GMT http://www.snopes.com/bernie-sanders-flies-coach/

31. Not Necessarily the News : snopes.com •••
News stories that aren't really news.
  ...Jay-Z bought the Dodgers and is moving the team back to Brooklyn. FALSE The United States Postal Service is selling Queen Michelle Obama stamps....
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:46:29 GMT http://www.snopes.com/media/notnews/notnews.asp

32. Man Jumps Out of Airplane Without Parachute onto Trampoline : snopes.com •••
Video purportedly shows a man jumping out of airplane without a parachute onto a trampoline.
  ...Did Chipotle workers in Brooklyn refuse service to eight ... FACT CHECK Bidding Bounty Did ABC pay Darren Wilson $500,000 to do an interview with ......
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:47:25 GMT http://www.snopes.com/photos/advertisements/...

33. Sports Archives | Snopes.com •••
Archive of posts by category: Sports
  ...Legend: Brooklyn Dodgers outfielder Cal Abrams was ordered to publicly berate the Cincinnati Reds' manager, then was traded to that team a few days...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:50:59 GMT http://www.snopes.com/category/facts/fact-sports/?page=1

34. Business Archives | Snopes.com •••
Archive of posts by category: Business
  ...Did Chipotle workers in Brooklyn refuse service to eight uniformed NYPD officers? Read More by David Mikkelson Dec 29, 2014 4K FACT CHECK...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:52:34 GMT http://www.snopes.com/category/facts/fact-business/?page=3

35. Burglary Con : snopes.com •••
Are office workers being conned into revealing their home addresses, leading to them being burgled during the day?
  ...Did Chipotle workers in Brooklyn refuse service to eight ... Copy the article link Send us your feedback Thank you for writing to us! Although...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:52:43 GMT http://www.snopes.com/inboxer/scams/postcode.asp

36. Tagging Air Force One : snopes.com •••
Video clip shows Marc Ecko tagging Air Force One?
  ...Legend: Brooklyn Dodgers outfielder Cal Abrams was ordered to ... Copy the article link Send us your feedback Thank you for writing to us!...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:53:53 GMT http://www.snopes.com/photos/airplane/tagging.asp

37. Don't Open the Door to Strangers : snopes.com •••
Home invasion criminals have gained entry to houses by pretending to be distressed persons in need of shelter from attackers.
  ...Between March and August 2005, a robbery team working Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens and the Bronx used a 40-year-old woman to get people to open their...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:54:16 GMT http://www.snopes.com/crime/prevent/doorpound.asp

38. Bill Cosby on Blaming White People : snopes.com •••
Did comedian Bill Cosby's remarks form the basis of a 'We Can't Blame White People' essay?
  ...In December 2004, he addressed a panel at Medgar Evers College in Brooklyn, telling them: "Stop waiting for a leader. Get Up! Tell your friends. And if...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:55:21 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/soapbox/cosby.asp

39. Media Matters Archives | Snopes.com •••
Archive of posts by category: Media Matters
  ...Is Jay Z buying the Los Angeles Dodgers and moving the team back to Brooklyn? Read More by David Mikkelson Dec 18, 2014 281 FACT CHECK SNAP...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 12:04:18 GMT http://www.snopes.com/category/fact-media/?page=6

40. Business : snopes.com •••
A collection of political pieces about businesses.
  ...Employees at the Chipotle Mexican Grill on Montague St. in Brooklyn refused service to eight uniformed NYPD officers after making a "hands up, don't...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 12:07:00 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/business/business.asp

41. Media Matters Archives | Snopes.com •••
Archive of posts by category: Media Matters
  ...Is Jay Z buying the Los Angeles Dodgers and moving the team back to Brooklyn? Read More by David Mikkelson Dec 18, 2014 281 FACT CHECK SNAP...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 12:07:19 GMT http://www.snopes.com/category/facts/fact-media/?page=6

42. Not Necessarily The News Archives | Snopes.com •••
Archive of posts by category: Not Necessarily The News
  ...Is Jay Z buying the Los Angeles Dodgers and moving the team back to Brooklyn? Read More by David Mikkelson Dec 18, 2014 281 FACT CHECK SNAP...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 12:07:20 GMT http://www.snopes.com/category/facts/fact-media/fact-...



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