Two-Thirds Of Donald Trump Supporters Think President Obama Is A Muslim

According to a new poll from Public Policy Polling, two-thirds of Donald Trump supporters think President Obama is not only a Muslim, but that he was also born in another country as well. This isn’t a joke or a wildly exaggerated story from a liberal blog simply to increase page likes and web traffic, this […]

Ben Carson: Planned Parenthood Was Designed To Exterminate Black People

The anti-Planned Parenthood army is having a field day with the discredited video that alleges the group sells fetal tissues left over from abortion procedures. Conservative lawmakers have quickly pounced on this James O’Keefe-style hit piece as an opportunity to score points with the far right by calling for investigations, and restating their promises to anti-Planned […]

The Right-Wing Propaganda Bubble Is A Very Profitable Lie

If you’ve ever gotten into an online “discussion” with a member of the right wing, you may have been subjected to what is sometimes called link spam. This happens when you, a well-rounded individual who gets your news from numerous sources, use facts to back up a statement. Whether it’s climate change, or debunking the […]

Are Republicans Planning To Cancel President Obama’s State Of The Union Address?

A story posted on December 6th has been circulating Facebook and elsewhere on the Internet that claims Republicans are planning to cancel President Obama’s State of the Union address next year. While some Republicans would probably like to do it out of spite, this claim is little more than an exaggeration, wrapped in hyperbole and designed […]

The 5 Worst Conservative Memes Of The Week

This is the ninth installment in our weekly fact-check series “The 5 Worst Conservative Memes Of The Week.” For the other installments, see here. For those of you who are seeing this for the first time, the idea behind the countdown is to spotlight the dumbest, most absurd, or downright horrible conservative memes that are floating around […]

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The 5 Worst Conservative Memes Of The Week

This is the eighth installment in our weekly fact-check series “The 5 Worst Conservative Memes Of The Week.” For last week’s article, see here. The other remaining articles are linked at the bottom of this page. For those of you who are seeing this for the first time, the idea behind the countdown is to spotlight the dumbest, most […]

The 5 Worst Conservative Memes Of The Week

This is the fifth installment in our weekly fact-check series “The 5 Worst Conservative Memes Of The Week.” For last week’s article, see here. The other remaining articles are linked at the bottom of this page. For those of you who are seeing this for the first time, the idea behind the countdown is to spotlight the […]

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Did Ronald Reagan Actually Go Golfing The Day After The Beirut Bombing In 1983?

A couple of heavily circulated memes from the page “Occupy Democrats” as well as the page’s owner, Omar Rivero, claim that President Ronald Reagan went golfing after he had been made aware of the Beirut barracks bombing which occurred early on the morning of October 23rd, 1983. Mr. Rivero is currently a candidate for the Florida House […]

Israelis Overwhelmingly Want President Obama to get Ebola? Not exactly…

*EDITOR’S NOTE* The title of this article has been changed to more accurately reflect the story. Last month, my colleague Allen Clifton was forced to do something I would find as difficult and disgusting as having to defend an animal abuser in court. Due to the unprofessional actions of a writer, one Stephen D. Foster […]

The Tea Party Is More Corrupt Than The Government It Opposes

Recently, ProPublica released a report on the shenanigans of a Tea Party group operating under the name Move America Forward, which was founded by Sal Russo. Russo also helped start the Our Country Deserves Better PAC, also known as the Tea Party Express. Move America Forward has run phony donation drives to send care packages […]