False claims that President Obama banned nativity scenes at the White House have been circulating since 2009, and they persist today.
A self-described “satirical” website is behind false reports that a Muslim New Jersey mayor abolished Christmas to show respect for other religions.
It’s not a federal crime to play Christmas music before Thanksgiving, that rumor came from a satirical website in November 2017.
Hobby Lobby was accused of not selling Jewish holiday items and not catering to Jewish customers in 2013, and those reports resurfaced in 2017.
A fake news website reported that a mall Santa Claus beat up a child molester after a little girl confided in him that her stepdad abuses her.
Warnings have gone viral about “bandits” saying they’re with the gas company to burglarize homes, but they parody the plot of “Home Alone.”
Key details haven’t been confirmed in the tale of a 5-year-old boy dying in Santa’s arms.
A viral video making the rounds doesn’t show offended Muslims attacking a Christmas tree — it shows an annual “tree plundering” celebration in Cairo.