Fact Checks

Open Microphone Catches POTUS in Unpatriotic Moment-Fiction!

This is a forwarded email that contains what appears to be a news article that alleged an open microphone caught President Obama saying, ““God, this holiday sucks! All this national pride shit get’s on my nerves.” The article said that the President was later heard saying, “I can’t believe I have to miss a good day of golf for this crap!”

George Washington Statue Covered to Prevent Martin Luther King Celebrants From Being Offended-Fiction!

This forwarded email says that the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) constructed a box around a statue of George Washington at a Columbia, South Carolina Martin Luther King Jr. observance ceremony. The email says that the NAACP did this out of concern that participants would not be offended by his presence.

Commentary by Newt Gingrich Disapproving The Construction of a Proposed Mosque Near Ground Zero-Confirmed Authorship!

This is a forwarded email that contains a commentary by former House Speaker Newt Gingrich that says that the “proposed ‘Cordoba House’ overlooking the World Trade Center site – where a group of jihadists killed over 3000 Americans and destroyed one of our most famous landmarks – is a test of the timidity, passivity and historic ignorance of American elites.”