1. Flashing Headlights Gang Initiation : snopes.com ••••
Warning about gang members driving around with their headlights off, then killing anyone who flashes them.
  ...http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/lightsout.asp Sent via snopes.com Send What's New Fact Checks News Hot 25 Newsletter Archive...
  ...Gangs Lights Out! Lights Out! Warning about gang members driving around with their headlights off, then killing anyone who flashes them. David...
  ...Claim: Prospective new gang members are being initiated by killing the drivers of cars who flash their headlights at them. Examples: [Collected...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:40:25 GMT http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/lightsout.asp

2. TNT Car Club Gang Initiation : snopes.com ••••
Are members of the TNT Car Club running over motorcycle riders as part of a gang initiation?
  ...Check out this article TNT Car Club Gang Initiation. http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/tntclub.asp Sent via snopes.com Send What's New Fact...
  ...Car Club Gang Initiation TNT Car Club Gang Initiation Are members of the TNT Car Club running over motorcycle riders as part of a gang initiation?...
  ...Claim: Members of the TNT Car Club are running over motorcycle riders as part of a gang initiation. Examples: [Collected via e-mail, October...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:59:39 GMT http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/tntclub.asp

3. Halloween Gang Initiation : snopes.com
Are gang initiates planning to kill thirty or more women at Halloween 2008?
  ...Check out this article Halloween Gang Initiation. http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/halloween.asp Sent via snopes.com Send What's New Fact...
  ...Halloween Gang Initiation Halloween Gang Initiation Are gang initiates planning to kill thirty or more women at Halloween 2008? David Mikkelson...
  ...when entering or exited their cars because the gang "Bloods" for their initiation are ordering new members to kill at least 34 women before the end of...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:59:43 GMT http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/halloween.asp

4. Genesee County Gang Initiation : snopes.com
Detroit-area gang initiates are planning to shoot a woman in the head at a gas station in Genesee County?
  ...http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/genesee.asp Sent via snopes.com Send What's New Fact Checks News Hot 25 Newsletter Archive Glossary...
  ...Detroit-area gang initiates are planning to shoot a woman in the head at a gas station in Genesee County? David Mikkelson From the archive Share -...
  ...police officer who works in the gang enforcement department released info that a Detroit gang is initiating new members and has requested that the...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:59:39 GMT http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/genesee.asp

5. Gang Initiation by Chase Down : snopes.com
Are gang initiates attempting to force cars from the road in order to murder the occupants?
  ...http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/chased.asp Sent via snopes.com Send What's New Fact Checks News Hot 25 Newsletter Archive Glossary...
  ...Gangs Deadly Chase Down Deadly Chase Down Are gang initiates attempting to force cars from the road in order to murder the occupants? David...
  ...women refueling their vehicles at gas stations having prospective gang members hide themselves in their cars so as to kidnap, rape and murder the women...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:25:30 GMT http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/chased.asp

6. Gang Initiation : snopes.com
Are gang initiates flashing their headlights to get cars to pull over in order to murder their occupants?
  ...http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/pullover.asp Sent via snopes.com Send What's New Fact Checks News Hot 25 Newsletter Archive Glossary...
  ...Gangs Deadly Pullover Deadly Pullover Are gang initiates flashing their headlights to get cars to pull over in order to murder their occupants?...
  ...inbox in May 2006. Unlike its well-known predecessor, in which the gang members were the ones being flashed at, in the 2006 tale the prospective...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:40:46 GMT http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/pullover.asp

7. Dallas Door Knock Gang Initiation : snopes.com •••
Are gang initiates in the Dallas area knocking on doors and shooting whoever answers.
  ...http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/doorknock.asp Sent via snopes.com Send What's New Fact Checks News Hot 25 Newsletter Archive...
  ...Are gang initiates in the Dallas area knocking on doors and shooting whoever answers. David Mikkelson From the archive Share -...
  ...Gang initiation Hey I just heard that (per channel 8 news) gangs are now doing initiation by having the new members come knock on your door and when...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:59:42 GMT http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/doorknock.asp

8. Buck Fifty Gang Initiation in New Jersey : snopes.com •••
Are gang initiates in New Jersey slashing victims' faces to 'get a buck fifty'?
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  ...Are gang initiates in New Jersey slashing victims' faces to 'get a buck fifty'? David Mikkelson From the archive Share -...
  ...One of our members came into the office today with over 100 stitches in his face. It was sliced from ear to mouth. He was at the corner of Sherman & Main...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:59:41 GMT http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/buckfifty.asp

9. MS-13 Car Bump Initiation : snopes.com •••
Gang initiates are bumping their cars into others, then shooting whoever gets out of the bumped automobile?
  ...http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/carbump.asp Sent via snopes.com Send What's New Fact Checks News Hot 25 Newsletter Archive Glossary...
  ...Gang initiates are bumping their cars into others, then shooting whoever gets out of the bumped automobile? David Mikkelson From the archive Share...
  ...(Monday) at 2230 hrs. and told me that there had been several MS-13 gang members hanging out in the PVA and in the store. She started having customers...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:59:41 GMT http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/carbump.asp

10. Gang Targets Women at Wal-Mart : snopes.com •••
Are gang initiates under orders to kill a woman and small child in a Wal-Mart?
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  ...Gangs Wal-Martyred Wal-Martyred Are gang initiates under orders to kill a woman and small child in a Wal-Mart? David Mikkelson From the archive...
  ...in mid-July 2005. No such murders or attempted murders were reported, no gang members were arrested, and no one spoke up about having planned to...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:53:47 GMT http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/walmart.asp

11. Police Gang Warning - Dalton, Georgia : snopes.com •••
The Dalton (Georgia) police have warned local stores to be on the alert for gang initiation abductions.
  ...Check out this article Dalton Gang. http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/dalton.asp Sent via snopes.com Send What's New Fact Checks News Hot...
  ...Dalton Gang Dalton Gang The Dalton (Georgia) police have warned local stores to be on the alert for gang initiation abductions. David Mikkelson...
  ...Origins: Just like earlier rumors from 2005 that gang members were about to engage in alleged initiation rites involving the abduction and murder of...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:59:42 GMT http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/dalton.asp

12. Thrown Brick Gang Activity : snopes.com •••
Gang members in Oklahoma City looking to rob or kill random victims throw rocks or bricks at cars in hope of getting motorists to stop?
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  ...Gang members in Oklahoma City looking to rob or kill random victims throw rocks or bricks at cars in hope of getting motorists to stop? David Mikkelson...
  ...the possibility the assault on LaFave's vehicle was part of an initiation or other gang activity, Capt. McCool disavowed it as being such. In an...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:59:40 GMT http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/brick.asp

13. Gang Murder at Broadway Mall : snopes.com •••
Is the MS-13 gang planning to murder an innocent victim at the Broadway Mall in Hicksville?
  ...Check out this article Gang Malling. http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/mallmurder.asp Sent via snopes.com Send What's New Fact Checks News...
  ...Gang Malling Gang Malling Is the MS-13 gang planning to murder an innocent victim at the Broadway Mall in Hicksville? David Mikkelson From the...
  ...Some friends advised that MS-13 is seeking to initiate new members and they allegedly picked The Broadway Mall in Hicksville as the location to pick out...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:59:43 GMT http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/mallmurder.asp

14. FALSE: National Gang Week — Bloody Car Seats : snopes.com •••
Gangs are not using bloody car seats to lure female motorists out of their vehicles as part of a 'National Gang Week' activity.
  ...Check out this article FALSE: National Gang Week. http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/carseat.asp Sent via snopes.com Send What's New Fact Checks...
  ...to be aware of .. gangs and thieves, are now plotting different ways to get a person to "stop" their vehicle. "There is a gang initiation reported by...
  ...gang initiation" legend). Gangs regularly target random, innocent victims for murder, typically as part of an initiation scheme for new members...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:53:48 GMT http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/carseat.asp

15. Slasher Under the Car : snopes.com •••
Do thieves hid under people's cars to slash their ankles?
  ...Robbery is the usual motive for the attack, but gang initiation and rape turn up in some tellings. When it's rape, the victim is often dragged back under...
  ...is part of an initiation, in some versions the victim's instinctive reaching down to clutch her injured ankle gives the prospective gang member his...
  ...years, grown more and more into another tale about ruthless gang initiations. As inner city gang activity plays a greater part of the nightly news...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:24:35 GMT http://www.snopes.com/horrors/robbery/slasher.asp

16. The Killer in the Backseat : snopes.com •••
A crazed killer is discovered hiding in the back seat of woman's car at a gas station.
  ...Gangs Backseat Jiver Backseat Jiver A crazed killer is discovered hiding in the back seat of woman's car at a gas station. David Mikkelson From...
  ...the guy slip out. The report is that the new gang initiation thing is to bring back a woman and/or her car. One way they are doing this is crawling...
  ...those versions as a racist reaction to anxiety about being attacked by a member of a feared group: the lurking black man represents the perceived menace...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:33:27 GMT http://www.snopes.com/horrors/madmen/backseat.asp

17. Payphone Poison : snopes.com •••
Are gang members putting a mixture of LSD and strychnine on pay phone buttons?
  ...Gangs Payphone Poison Payphone Poison Are gang members putting a mixture of LSD and strychnine on pay phone buttons? David Mikkelson From the...
  ...Claim: Gang members all over the country are spreading a deadly mixture of LSD and strychnine on pay phone buttons. Example: [Collected on the...
  ...this is to warn everyone of a new thing happening in communities as a gang initiation and such. If you care about anyone, please forward this to them...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:12:37 GMT http://www.snopes.com/horrors/mayhem/payphone2.asp

18. Associated Archives | Snopes.com •••
Archive of posts by tag: Associated
  ...Montgomery Gang Initiation Do gang initiates in Montgomery, Alabama, throw occupants out their cars, then make off with the vehicles plus all the...
  ...TNT Car Club Gang Initiation Are members of the TNT Car Club running over motorcycle riders as part of a gang initiation? Read More by David Mikkelson...
  ...FALSE: National Gang Week Gangs are not using bloody car seats to lure female motorists out of their vehicles as part of a 'National Gang Week'...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:32:47 GMT http://www.snopes.com/tag/associated/

19. Lockheed Martin Layoffs : snopes.com •••
Is Lockheed Martin going to lay off 123,000 workers due to military downsizing?
  ...Are gang initiates flashing their headlights to get cars to ... FACT CHECK Brian Peppers Photograph shows a man named Brian Peppers, who was a ......
  ...Did Bin Laden shooter Rob O'Neill fight off five gang members ... NEWS GoFundMe Purports to Raise Money for Powerball Loser A GoFundMe page...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:46:04 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/business/lockheed.asp

20. Thousands of Tax Refunds Sent to the Same Addresses : snopes.com •••
Did a review of IRS procedures find thousands of tax returns linked to the same addresses?
  ...Program to Detect Fraudulent Applications" which stated the TIGTA had initiated an audit of the ITIN assignment process due to two congressional...
  ...to be largely accurate: This audit was initiated because TIGTA received IRS employee complaints referred from members of Congress alleging that IRS...
  ...Did Bin Laden shooter Rob O'Neill fight off five gang members ... FACT CHECK FALSE: Executive Orders President Obama has not issued a whopping 923...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:48:53 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/taxes/itin.asp

21. FALSE: Jerry Zeifman Fired Hillary Clinton from the Watergate Investigation : snopes.com •••
Hillary Clinton was not fired from the House Judiciary Committee's Watergate investigation by Chief Counsel Jerry Zeifman.
  ...committed misdeeds that merit his forced removal from office, the task of initiating the impeachment process rests with the House Judiciary Committee: A...
  ...At that time, the Judiciary Committee comprised 37 members of the House of Representatives and was chaired by Representative Peter Rodino, Jr., of New...
  ...Are gang members putting a mixture of LSD and strychnine on ... FACT CHECK Stamping Out Rumor: The federal Food Stamp program (SNAP) will be ......
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:18:59 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/clintons/zeifman.asp

22. Hairy-Armed Hitchhiker : snopes.com •••
A helpful male stranger begging a ride at a shopping mall turns out to be a crazed killer.
  ...The Dublin criminal gang - The Westies are having an initiation ceremony at the moment for new members. It's aimed at women driving alone. They hang...
  ...woman gets into her car the guy holds her at knifepoint and takes her to be gang-raped. This is a serious message that came to me by my Father. He was...
  ...is going on at a shopping mall near you, or that the country is awash in gangs of rapists and serial killers using such ruses to lure unsuspecting women...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:30:46 GMT http://www.snopes.com/horrors/madmen/hairyarm.asp

23. Claire Braz-Valentine Letter to John Ashcroft : snopes.com •••
Did Claire Braz-Valentine write and read an 'Open Letter to John Ashcroft' at Cabrillo College?
  ...you are begging your staff members to just cover up that nipple, to save the American people from that monstrous metal mammary. How can we ever...
  ...events; that the purchase had been made by a DoJ staffer on her own initiative to save the $2,000 per event cost of renting them; and that "the attorney...
  ...Are gang members painting gun barrels orange so police will be ... FACT CHECK 15 Seconds 'Nobody can watch this for more than 15 seconds' virus...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:47:45 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/soapbox/valentine.asp

24. Colorado School District Forces Students to Follow Sharia Dress Code? : snopes.com •••
A Colorado school's field trip to several houses of worship prompted controversy over a dress code requirement, largely due to slanted reporting.
  ...to discuss what they experienced on the field trip with their family members and eventually leading to the development of their own views. Moreover,...
  ...with its own dress guidelines), the trip wasn't a part of any Common Core initiative, nor was participation in the field trip compulsory. Last...
  ...Are gang initiates attempting to force cars from the road in ... FACT CHECK Bush Babies Political rumor claims Jeb Bush's grandfather, Prescott Bush,...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:15:10 GMT http://www.snopes.com/colorado-students-sharia-law/

25. Flyers or $100 Bills on Car Windows Carjacking : snopes.com •••
Warning claims parking lot carjackers are placing flyers or $100 bills on the windows of cars, then taking the cars when drivers step out of their vehicles...
  ...out for a thrill or participating in some rite of passage (such as a gang initiation). Carjackers tend to hang around places where motorists have to stop...
  ...has gained a measure of credibility thanks to it having been forwarded by members of the law enforcement community. Illinois State Police Master Sgt....
  ...officer. Later versions of this e-mail identified Sgt. Granell as being a member of the Louisiana State Patrol or Louisiana State Police. One of the...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:27:19 GMT http://www.snopes.com/crime/warnings/carjack.asp

26. Doors Five to One : snopes.com •••
Does the title of the Doors song 'Five to One' refer to the ratio of Viet Cong to American troops in Vietnam?
  ...President Lyndon Johnson had escalated U.S. involvement in Vietnam, 450 members of the air cavalry were sent into the la Drang Valley in the Central...
  ...Are gang initiates flashing their headlights to get cars to ... FACT CHECK Station Break Are some gas stations charging an extra $10 to their ......
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:44:02 GMT http://www.snopes.com/music/hidden/5to1.asp

27. Chuck Pitman Apology : snopes.com •••
Did retired Marine General Chuck Pitman write a 'letter of apology' to the Arab world?
  ...I am sorry that our troops die to free more Arabs from the gang rape rooms and the filling of mass graves of dissidents of their own making. I am sorry...
  ...on military affairs passes through the mailbox of a (current or former) member of the armed services. In this fashion, the name of retired U.S....
  ...Congress Initiates President Obama's Impeachment Has Congress 'officially initiated President Obama's ... FACT CHECK Banana Resurrection A video...
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:47:53 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/soapbox/pitman.asp



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