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 Dec 18, 2014 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...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:28:20 GMT http://www.snopes.com/media/notnews/brooklyndodgers.asp
1960s Dodgers : snopes.com
How often did the Los Angeles Dodgers of the 1960s win 1-0 games?
...the premier team in baseball's National League, just as their forebears in Brooklyn had been in the years between the end of World War II and the team's...
...California (1946-57). Shed of most of the stars from their glory days in Brooklyn, and ensconced in Dodger Stadium, a brand-new ballpark that favored...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:17:35 GMT http://www.snopes.com/sports/baseball/dodgers.asp
UFOs Over Haiti : snopes.com
Video clip shows UFOs over Haiti.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:41:30 GMT http://www.snopes.com/photos/odd/haitiufos.asp
DKNY : snopes.com
DKNY used a New York street photographer's pictures without permission?
...should donate $100,000 on my behalf to the YMCA in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. That donation would sure help a lot of deserving kids go to summer camp....
...by donating $100,000 on his behalf to the YMCA in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. DKNY subsequently posted a statement on its Facebook page on 25 February...
...making a charitable donation of $25,000 to the YMCA in Bedford-Stuyvesant Brooklyn in Mr. Stanton's name. Brandon Stanton responded to DKNY's apology by...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:21:08 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/business/dkny.asp
Christopher John Mineo, Jr : snopes.com
Christopher John Mineo, Jr. - missing child or Internet hoax?
...5 year old son named Christopher John Mineo jr, Knick name C.J. I am from brooklyn N.Y. He has been missing since november of 98. If anyone anywhere...
...never took a report for a missing person named Christopher John Mineo in Brooklyn (or any other borough), nor was anyone by that name ever listed in its...
...5 year old son named Christopher John Mineo jr, Knick name C.J. I am from brooklyn N.Y. He has been missing since november of 98. If anyone anywhere...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:29:34 GMT http://www.snopes.com/inboxer/missing/mineo.asp
Stephen Wiltshire : snopes.com
An autistic artist drew a rendering of the New York skyline from memory after a 20-minute helicopter ride?
...The unbelievably intricate picture was drawn at Brooklyn's prestigious Pratt Institute from Stephen's memory, with details of every building sketched in...
...Pratt Institute in Brooklyn. "I always memorize by helicopter," he said, pausing from detailing the corners of a street on the Brooklyn side of the...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:04:19 GMT http://www.snopes.com/photos/arts/wiltshire.asp
New York City Doctor Tests Positive For Ebola : snopes.com
A doctor in New York City tested positive for Ebola.
...was infected with Ebola, it emerged that he traveled from Manhattan to Brooklyn on the subway on Wednesday night, when he went to a bowling alley, and...
...be used to trace his movements, and he had traveled on the A train to Brooklyn on 22 October 2014. Last updated: 23 October 2014 David Mikkelson...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:08:46 GMT http://www.snopes.com/info/news/ebolanyc.asp
Cheating Husband Billboard : snopes.com
Rumor: Woman takes revenge on her cheating husband by advertising his infidelities on a billboard.
...Your [soon-to-be-ex] Wife, Emily.") popped up not only in New York, but in Brooklyn, Los Angeles, and Chicago as well. Some sharp-eyed readers noticed...
...thanks to camera phone pictures: the billboard was identical to others in Brooklyn, Los Angeles and Chicago. Someone else discovered that Emily was...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:39:47 GMT http://www.snopes.com/love/revenge/emily.asp
Sept 11 Funds Help Terrorists Rumor : snopes.com
Are funds from the September 11 Fund being used to help defend suspected terrorists?
...is assisting in the legal defense of eight terror suspects now detained in Brooklyn, N.Y. That's like the Heart Association donating to the Society of...
...in the Special Housing Unit of the Metropolitan Detention Center in Brooklyn. The WJS article did indeed say "[New York's] Legal Aid [Society] represents...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:43:53 GMT http://www.snopes.com/rumors/legalaid.asp
Dallas Schoolboy Predicts September 11 Attacks : snopes.com
Did a Dallas schoolboy predict the September 11 terrorist attacks on America?
...A similar incident involving a schoolchild was reported in Brooklyn, New York: In Brooklyn, a high school freshman who recently immigrated from Pakistan...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:44:06 GMT http://www.snopes.com/rumors/predict2.asp
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...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:50:25 GMT http://www.snopes.com/bernie-sanders-parents-holocaust/
Black Lives Matter Protesters Chant for 'Dead Cops Now' in Baton Rouge : snopes.com
A perpetually recirculating video of BLM protesters chanting for "dead cops" dates to December 2014 and is unrelated to BLM protest events occurring in...
...#shutitdown RT @alimhaider: Brooklyn Protest — “What do we want? Dead cops! When do we want it? Now!” (vid) http://t.co/HKPXpoEEPF — Pro-Western Local...
...Brooklyn Protest — “What do we want? Dead cops! When do we want it? Now!” (vid) http://t.co/TI8MMhoDNy — Jubal E. Harshaw (@alimhaider) December 14,...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:08:41 GMT http://www.snopes.com/black-lives-matter-protesters-...
Swing Blow : snopes.com
A circulating photo set warns about the dangers of extreme tire swing use.
...followed the decommissioning of a merry-go-round for safety reasons in Brooklyn in December 2014). As to whether such an injury (if unlikely) can...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:11:34 GMT http://www.snopes.com/swing-warning/
Hillary Delays Thanksgiving For Troops : snopes.com
Hillary Clinton forced U.S. troops in Afghanistan to wait for their Thanksgiving dinner?
...Twenty officers and soldiers from Queens, Ithaca, Geneva, Brooklyn, Homer, New Rochelle and other places across New York dined with the senators....
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:11:36 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/clintons/chowdown.asp
Cats Sacrificed at Halloween : snopes.com
Are black cats routinely sacrificed by 'satanic cults' at Halloween?
...their belief in satanic catnappings: Two years ago, shelter workers at the Brooklyn Animal Resource Coalition in Williamsburg were on red alert when a...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:12:31 GMT http://www.snopes.com/horrors/mayhem/blackcat.asp
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...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:13:21 GMT http://www.snopes.com/medical/toxins/dustoff.asp
NBA 'I Can't Breath' Shirt Hoax : snopes.com
Did several NBA stars wear misspelled shirts reading 'I can't breath' instead of 'I can't breathe'?
...the image shown below of NBA players posing with music mogul and former Brooklyn Nets owner Jay-Z was snapped: At some point after the photo was...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:16:05 GMT http://www.snopes.com/photos/sports/cantbreath.asp
Homestead Policemen Claim They Paid Tab for Unfriendly Couple : snopes.com
A viral Facebook post shared by a Homestead police officer claimed that a party of policeman paid the tab for a couple who refused to be seated near them.
...in late 2014 with the purported shunning of several NYPD officers at a Brooklyn Chipotle after the death of Eric Garner; an internal investigation by the...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:16:46 GMT http://www.snopes.com/2016/07/13/homestead-policemen-...
Trump's Family Surname Was Once 'Drumpf' : snopes.com
Donald Trump's ancestors changed the family surname from "Drumpf" to "Trump," but the timing of that change isn'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...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:17:18 GMT http://www.snopes.com/donald-drumpf/
Malia Obama Selfie Leaked : snopes.com
Rumor: A leaked Malia Obama selfie was obtained by a hip-hop group and posted to Instagram.
...The Instagram account in question belonged to Brooklyn-based rap music collective Pro Era. When pressed for details on how the group came into possession...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:17:25 GMT http://www.snopes.com/photos/politics/maliaselfie.asp
TRUE: Flying Lawnmower Death : snopes.com
The tragic account of a spectator at a 1979 football game who was killed by a flying model lawnmower.
...people. Shortly before the end of the 15-minute show, Philip Cushman, a Brooklyn auto collision repairman, lost control of the model aircraft he was...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:18:30 GMT http://www.snopes.com/horrors/freakish/lawnmower.asp
Nike Doesn't Make Elephant Skin Shoes : snopes.com
An unsourced meme on Facebook accused Nike of making their sneakers with elephant skins.
...retrofitted with several different animal skins. The shoes, dubbed the "Brooklyn Zoos," feature elephant, stingray, lizard, crocodile, ostrich hides, and...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:19:49 GMT http://www.snopes.com/nike-elephant-shoes-rumor/
Accused Cascade Mall Shooter Arcan Cetin Voted as a Non-Citizen? : snopes.com
Accused Cascade Mall shooter Arcan Cetin reportedly was registered to vote and participated in three elections, despite being a green card holder (not a...
...from work one evening in 1992, he came across a group of volunteers in Brooklyn registering people to vote. Mr. Joseph, a legal permanent resident who...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:22:00 GMT http://www.snopes.com/cascade-mall-shooter-voted/
Swearing Child : snopes.com
Child earns present from radio's Uncle Don by giving up swearing?
...Uncle Don announce something like: "Little Johnny Smith on 56th Street in Brooklyn, your mother tells me you've cleaned your dinner plate every day for a...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:22:54 GMT http://www.snopes.com/radiotv/radio/gift.asp
Black Officer Jay Stalien Shares Views on Race and Policing : snopes.com
A black police officer by the name of Jay Stalien published a viral Facebook post after the Dallas police shootings in July 2016.
...inside growing up. Here I am, a young African-American born and raised in Brooklyn, NY wanting to be a cop. I watched and lived through the crime that...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:24:25 GMT http://www.snopes.com/2016/07/11/black-officer-jay-...
Loretta Lynch, Sharon Malone Connection : snopes.com
Did Orly Taitz uncover a hidden connection between attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch and Eric Holder?
...Decades later, Lynch, the top federal prosecutor in Brooklyn, New York, stood at a podium in the White House with Malone's husband, Attorney General Eric...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:24:59 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/obama/birthers/lynch.asp
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...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:26:10 GMT http://www.snopes.com/muslim-woman-sworn-new-york-city-...
Bill O'Reilly Loses Custody Battle Due to Domestic Violence? : snopes.com
A misleading February 2016 article was republished in May 2016 to insinuate Bill O'Reilly "lost" custody of his kids due to incidents of domestic violence.
...Anonymous 2011-2—presented oral arguments at the division’s courthouse in Brooklyn Heights. According to the opinion, the court’s four justices...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:26:36 GMT http://www.snopes.com/bill-oreilly-lost-custody/
Steve Buscemi: 9/11 Hero : snopes.com
Actor Steve Buscemi was once a firefighter and assisted the FDNY after the 9/11 attacks.
...the Brotherhood of Fire Facebook page in September 2013, Steve Buscemi (a Brooklyn native) began his working life as 22-year-old New York City...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:26:58 GMT http://www.snopes.com/rumors/buscemi.asp
MTA Subway Gas Warning : snopes.com
Fake MTA posters created and posted in 2013 are recirculating on social media, warning riders of a simulated gas attack.
...research will be conducted during daylight hours in parts of the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island and in Manhattan from 59th Street to the Battery....
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:27:04 GMT http://www.snopes.com/mta-subway-gas/
Police Officers Say They Were Denied Service at Taco Bell : snopes.com
Louisville policemen said they left a local Taco Bell after employees refused to serve them and joked about contaminating their food.
...in late 2014 after several NYPD officers were purportedly ejected from a Brooklyn Chipotle; an internal investigation by the chain proved that the...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:28:04 GMT http://www.snopes.com/2016/08/27/police-officers-taco-bell/
Alexis Arquette Dies at 47 : snopes.com
Actress Alexis Arquette, sister of David and Patricia, has died at the age of 47. No cause of death was specified.
...an entertainer and an actor. She starred in movies like Last Exit to Brooklyn, Pulp Fiction, Jumpin' at the Boneyard, Of Mice and Men, The Wedding...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:28:28 GMT http://www.snopes.com/2016/09/12/alexis-arquette-dies-at-
Bernie Sanders Marched with MLK at Selma? : snopes.com
A photograph doesn't show Bernie Sanders marching from Selma to Montgomery in 1965 with Martin Luther King, Jr.
...of CORE [Congress of Racial Equality] shortly after transferring from Brooklyn College in 1961. During Sanders' first year in Chicago, a group of...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:28:46 GMT http://www.snopes.com/sanders-mlk-selma-march/
Daisy the Dog and 9/11 : snopes.com
Did a dog named Daisy rescue countless souls from World Trade Center towers on 9/11?
...Did Chipotle workers in Brooklyn refuse service to eight ... Fact Check Pepper Faker Relax. Articles claiming Chipotle will be closing all their ......
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:29:19 GMT http://www.snopes.com/rumors/daisy.asp
Circle K Clerk Refuses to Serve Police Officer : snopes.com
Police in West Richland, Washington attempted to defuse social media outrage after an officer's wife complained her husband was shunned at a Circle K.
...media users mounted a campaign against Chipotle after an employee in Brooklyn was observed exhibiting a "hands up, don't shoot" as several police...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:30:03 GMT http://www.snopes.com/2015/12/17/circle-k-clerk-...
Hillary Clinton: 'We Didn't Lose a Single Person' in Libya : snopes.com
Hillary Clinton's assertion that "we didn't lose a single person in Libya" appeared to overlook victims of Benghazi, but it was taken out of context.
...Legend: Brooklyn Dodgers outfielder Cal Abrams was ordered to ... Fact Check Gas Chamber Did a man die in his sleep from breathing in his own farts?...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:30:28 GMT http://www.snopes.com/hillary-clinton-benghazi-msnbc/
Bernie Sanders' Lavish Private Jet Menu? : snopes.com
A menu from a Bernie Sanders charter flight is real, but the selections were standard fare for Delta charters and not an example of hypocritical excess.
...Alcindor, Yamiche. "Bernie Sanders Makes Quick Transition From Brooklyn To Rome." New York Times. 15 April 2016. Christopher, Tommy. "Attacking Bernie...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:32:40 GMT http://www.snopes.com/sanders-private-jet-menu/
Muslims Banned from the U.S. in 1952 : snopes.com
Muslims are not barred from immigrating to the United States under the provisions of the 1952 Immigration and Nationality Act.
...of an orchestrated drive that began five years ago in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, in the office of a little-known lawyer, David Yerushalmi, a 56-year-old...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:33:14 GMT http://www.snopes.com/islam-banned-u-s-1952/
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...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:41:46 GMT http://www.snopes.com/rumors/starbucks.asp
Emory Students Traumatized by Trump Graffiti? : snopes.com
A controversy at Emory University over graffiti promoting Donald Trump led to some predictably inaccurate media reports.
...Facebook post claimed Captain America was deemed offensive and banned; a Brooklyn principal was falsely accused of banning the Pledge of Allegiance,...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:42:58 GMT http://www.snopes.com/emory-students-trump-graffiti/
Rather Do Business With 1000 Terrorists Tale : snopes.com
Did a funeral home announce it would rather do business with 1,000 terrorists than one Jew?
...The following sign was posted in the front window of a local Brooklyn neighborhood business. WE WOULD RATHER DO BUSINESS WITH 1000 ARABS THAN WITH ONE...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:43:53 GMT http://www.snopes.com/rumors/onejew.asp
Flight 175 Tefillin Delay : snopes.com
Did a Flight 175 passenger who insisted upon retrieving his forgotten tefillin delay the doomed flight?
...Mitzvah." From: Even in the Darkest Moments (Zeev Breier, editor). Brooklyn, NY: Goldstein Press, 2002. National Commission on Terrorist Attacks. The...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:44:14 GMT http://www.snopes.com/rumors/tefillin.asp
Clear Channel Banned Songs : snopes.com
Has Clear Channel Communications created a list of songs banned from airplay?
...Brooklyn Bridge "Worst That Could Happen" Three Degrees "When Will I See You Again" Cat Stevens "Peace Train" Cat Stevens "Morning Has Broken"...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:44:16 GMT http://www.snopes.com/rumors/radio.asp
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...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:44:35 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/israel/starbucks.asp
Mother Arrested for Tattooing Baby : snopes.com
Photograph shows a 9-month-old baby tattooed by its mother's boyfriend?
...What's pictured here is a 2010 work by Brooklyn, New York, artist Jason Clay Lewis, who describes his art thusly: As an artist, my approach has always...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:45:38 GMT http://www.snopes.com/photos/bodymods/baby.asp
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...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:46:26 GMT http://www.snopes.com/crime/prevent/doorpound.asp
Etymology of Mad As a Hatter : snopes.com
Does the phrase 'mad as a hatter' refer to hat-makers poisoned by mercury fumes?
...Natter. As does this 1895 entry from Beckwith's Almanac, which cites the Brooklyn Eagle as its source: The phrase "mad as a hatter" has no reference to...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:47:52 GMT http://www.snopes.com/language/phrases/hatter.asp
Wedding Dress Guy : snopes.com
Did a man lists his ex-wife's wedding dress on eBay with a hilarious offer of sale?
...The tale of marital woe posted by this Brooklyn native both contained invented details and omitted key bits of information. Though he has a sister, she...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:48:11 GMT http://www.snopes.com/love/revenge/weddress.asp
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...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:48:37 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/soapbox/cosby.asp
Origin of Fortune Cookies : snopes.com
Did fortune cookies originate in China?
...advertising them as "Genuine American Fortune Cookies." In 1992 Brooklyn-based Wonton Food expanded its existing fortune cookie business into China,...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:51:12 GMT http://www.snopes.com/food/origins/fortune.asp
Dwarfs on Drugs : snopes.com
Spurious rumor holds that the personalities of Disney's seven dwarfs represent the seven stages of cocaine addiction.
...Did Chipotle workers in Brooklyn refuse service to eight ... Fact Check Oedipal Mom Check Rumor: A television show featured men who were tricked into...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:51:19 GMT http://www.snopes.com/disney/films/drugs.asp
Disneyland Deaths : snopes.com
Nine guests have lost their lives on Disneyland attractions.
...June 1973: Bogden Delaurot, an 18-year-old Brooklyn resident, drowned trying to swim across the Rivers of America. Delaurot and his 10-year-old brother...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:54:23 GMT http://www.snopes.com/disney/parks/deaths.asp
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,...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:01:37 GMT http://www.snopes.com/sanders-voter-suppression-ny/
Snapple Rumors : snopes.com
Is Snapple owned by the KKK?
...Greenberg, were interviewed on MTV. "How could three Jewish boys from Brooklyn support the Ku Klux Klan?" they said. As for the right-to-life rumor, they...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:04:23 GMT http://www.snopes.com/business/alliance/snapple.asp
The Fix Is In: Sanders Supporters in New York See Votes Switched to Hillary : snopes.com
A Huffington Post clone falsely reported that New York primary voters witnessed their votes changing from Bernie Sanders to Hillary Clinton.
...Bergin, Brigid. "De Blasio Demands Explanation, As Decline in Registered Brooklyn Democrats Doubles." WNYC. 19 April 2016. Tags: hillary clinton...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:04:32 GMT http://www.snopes.com/votes-switched-sanders-clinton/
Shakira, Pigs and Muslims : snopes.com
Did singer Shakira say she'd rather have pigs listening to her music than Israelis?
...for a clothing line that allegedly purchased some of their product from a Brooklyn sweatshop. It would be rather foolish (and clueless) of her indeed to...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:07:24 GMT http://www.snopes.com/inboxer/outrage/shakira.asp
Henry Ford and Air Conditioning : snopes.com
Brothers who invented automobile air conditioning pulled a fast one on Henry Ford?
...Did Chipotle workers in Brooklyn refuse service to eight ... Fact Check Ruthless Ruth Did sexpert Dr. Ruth Westheimer serve as a sniper in Israel?...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:09:46 GMT http://www.snopes.com/humor/jokes/ford.asp