1. Tips on Pumping Gas : snopes.com •••
Rumor: Four refueling tips help consumers get the most from their gasoline dollar.
  ...tank at the time you want to buy gas, do not fill up; most likely dirt and sludge in the tank is being stirred up when gas is being delivered, and you...
  ...3. Fill up when your gas tank is half-full (or half-empty), because the more gas you have in your tank the less air there is and gasoline evaporates...
  ...quoted above was combined with the "Don't buy gas from these folks" e-mail which exhorted motorists to boycott Shell, Chevron, Exxon and Marathon in...
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:44:56 GMT http://www.snopes.com/inboxer/household/gastips.asp

2. Posh Bagel Serviceman Refusal : snopes.com •••
Was a U.S. serviceman in uniform refused service at the Posh Bagel in Davis, California?
  ...a number of "outrage" e-mail forwards which call for a boycott of a particular restaurant, bar, gas station, or other retail establishment said to have...
  ...Marathon gas station in Pontiac, Illinois; a Dunkin' Donuts franchise in Crown Point, Indiana; restaurants in Hilton Head, South Carolina, and Duluth,...
  ...restaurants in Hilton Head, South Carolina, and Duluth, Minnesota; a Shell gas station in Tennessee; and the Shady Maple Farm Market grocery...
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:40:57 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/military/poshbagel.asp

3. Dunkin Donuts 'Celebrating Employees' Rumor : snopes.com •••
Did employees at Dunkin' Donuts celebrate the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the U.S.?
  ...Attention all Americans: Boycott Dunkin Donuts!! In Cedar Grove, NJ, a customer saw the owner of a Dunkin Donuts store burn the U.S. flag. In another...
  ...We are starting a nationwide boycott of all Dunkin Donuts. Please make sure this gets passed on to all fellow Americans during this time of tragedy. We...
  ...One such combatant is a gas station in Naperville, Illinois. It is attempting to sue a variety of folks who participated in a similar baseless slander...
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:02:38 GMT http://www.snopes.com/rumors/dunkin.asp

4. 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.
  ...State officials allowed oil and gas companies to pump nearly three billion gallons of waste water into underground aquifers that could have been used for...
  ...In "fracking" or hydraulic fracturing operations, oil and gas companies use massive amounts of water to force the release of underground fossil fuels....
  ...until the publication of a 1 September 2015 article about "Californians Boycotting Produce Grown with Oil Wastewater" (an alarmist headline belied by the...
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:18:35 GMT http://www.snopes.com/fruits-irrigated-fracking-wastewater/

5. Walmart Donated $10,000 to Defend Darren Wilson? : snopes.com •••
Did Sam's Club and Walmart donate $10,000 to the Darren Wilson defense fund?
  ...The only source for the post appeared to be a protest sign that read "Boycott Sam's [Club] and Walmart, they donated $10,000 to Darren Wilson Fund!"...
  ...Cheating at the Gas Pump Rumor: Account reports an instance of a customer being cheated ... Fact Check Ata Boy Rumor: A strange skeleton found in...
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:27:19 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/business/walmartwilson.asp

6. Michelle Obama's Face on McDonald's Cups? : snopes.com •••
Will McDonald's restaurants be placing Michelle Obama's image on their drink cups?
  ...Obama on their paper cups. Is this for real? if so I know many will boycott McDonalds. Why don't they put pictures of fallen veterans on them instead?...
  ...Free Gas Coupon Web site offers coupon good for free gasoline? News Gun Rights Advocate Jamie Gilt Shot by Child? According to sheriff's deputies,...
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:58:35 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/obama/mcdonalds.asp



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