1. Did Obama Give Syria $195 Million to Celebrate a Muslim Holiday? : snopes.com •••
The White House announced in 2013 that the U.S. would provide $195 million for humanitarian aide to Syria, not for the celebration of a Muslim holiday.
  ...Celebrate a Muslim Holiday? Happy Holid-Aides The White House announced in 2013 that the U.S. would provide an additional $195 million for food and...
  ...the United States. What do you think? Are there better ways to spend American tax dollars? Although the American News article accurately quoted an...
  ...Muslims whose contributions enrich our democracy and strengthen our economy. Many of us have had the opportunity to break fast with our Muslim friends...
Fri, 06 May 2016 11:30:14 GMT http://www.snopes.com/mixture-obama-195-million-muslim-

2. Bogalusa Truck Stop Refuses Service to Soldier? : snopes.com •••
A truck stop in Bogalusa, Louisiana, refused service to a National Guard member in uniform?
  ...refused service at an Tex. station in Bogalusa, Louisiana owned by Muslims? Breaking News from USAWTFM: Yesterday at a Texaco station in Bogalusa,...
  ...in the area I call for you to join. Also, if Texaco is going to allow this man to represent their business then I am calling RIGHT NOW for an IMMEDIATE...
  ...privileges next week. More tax breaks to open businesses as well as funding. There are even areas in this country that the muslims have set up and are...
Fri, 06 May 2016 11:47:50 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/military/bogalusa.asp

3. Marvin Gaye: Here, My Dear : snopes.com •••
Did Marvin Gaye deliberately record a bad album to cheat his ex-wife out of royalties?
  ...reckoning arrived, he had little cash and was well in arrears for a large amount of back taxes, so his attorney worked out a settlement under which Anna...
  ...just do a quickie record — nothing heavy, nothing even good. Why should I break my neck when Anna was going to wind up with the money anyway? But the...
  ...Image purportedly shows Muslim children celebrating a bloody ... FACT CHECK Seeded Results Rumor: The consumption of poppy seeds can cause positive...
Fri, 06 May 2016 11:26:35 GMT http://www.snopes.com/music/hidden/heremydear.asp

4. 1875 Horseless Carriage Committee Report : snopes.com •••
Rumor: An 1875 report by the Horseless Carriage Committee warned about the dangers of gasoline-fueled vehicles.
  ...I've seen versions of the following quote for years: "A new source of power called gasoline has been produced by a Boston engineer. Instead of burning...
  ...a crimp in railroad operations, tied the hands of business men by means of taxes and laws which compel union deals and various types of controls,...
  ...with a small cannon mounted behind a steel shield could destroy infantry, break up a cavalry charge, and even seriously threaten field artillery by...
Fri, 06 May 2016 11:25:27 GMT http://www.snopes.com/history/document/horseless.asp



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