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Simon Says: Don’t Open the E-Mail from Simon Ashton

Status: HOAX, sort of... The e-mail saying that if you open an e-mail from Simon Ashton,  a message will appear on your screen saying:...
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How You Can Catch A Virus From Larissa Riquelme

An email claiming to link to a sex video showing model Larissa Riquelme, who promised to run naked through the street in Paraguay had...

Do Canadians Use Fake Potholes To Slow Down Speeders?

Re: Fake Canadian Potholes To Slow Down Speeders Oh those clever Canadians.!!     How's this for speed control? I don't know about you, but...

Government Cash For Your Babies, Truth or Myth?

Reader Bill C. received this email forward and wants to know if this email about families getting money from the state to raise the...
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The National Gang Week Hoax e-mail

If you receive the e-mail about gangs preying on good Samaritans who stop to rescue a baby in a car seat left by...
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That Facebook Privacy Hoax That Everyone Has Received At Least Once Is Still A...

Every few months you have probably seen a Facebook "privacy notice" on your Facebook timeline. It usually goes something like this: Now it's official! It...
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Is there really anthrax in Tide detergent samples in the mail?

FWD: Anthrax poison in Tide detergentpacks coming thru the mail do not open or use. 7 ppl dead already. Please pass on. The rumor: You...
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Can You Repel Mosquitoes (and Bad Breath) With Listerine?

In spite of what other urban myth and legend sites may tell you (like Snopes.com who still doesn't seem to have heard about Google), Listerine does...
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The Patriotic Palin: Piper Palin’s One Finger Salute

Is Sarah Palins's daughter Piper flipping off the crowds at her mom's rallies? According to this email she is: Subject: fw: OMG Sarah...
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Fake story exposed: 11-year-old Butte girl never shot two “illegal aliens”

Home Invasion Gone Wrong: It Never Happened   Sorry to all you gun rights and ammo nuts in advance; that story of the 11 year old...