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  1. Justin Bieber loses 3.5 million Instagram followersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ClickOnDetroit

    The "Baby" crooner lost a whopping 3.5 million followers after Instagram purged all the spam and deadweight from its site this week. Fake accounts comprised nearly 15% of Bieber's Instagram following.

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  2. Live the true meaning of Christmas all year long: Strong PointsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    ... when you get home from work, put some lights on a timer. Dusk is a prime time for break-ins. Giving till it hurts - Fake charity scams skyrocket during the holiday season. Take a minute to make sure the charity that's calling, sending you a letter ...

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  3. Tennessee's 1st Communist Town? Plz Don't Tweet or RepostRead the original story

    Wednesday | Cup Of Joe Powell

    ... "Guess we need to change the welcome sign..to say the first Communist town in the south," wrote one resident ." Fake social media accounts for Mayor Jane Dawkins ( @NotJaneDawkins ) have been created by one Reddit user, and another for Commissioner ... 1 comment

  4. Editorial: a Tis the season to beware of scammersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Reporter

    ... e-card sites are safe, but be wary of potential scams that cause you to download malware onto your device. 7. Fake online travel deal links are bountiful, but there are also risks that exist once you arrive at your destination including spyware that ...

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  5. Fake Santa Claus tries to break into Evansville homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Police are looking for a man who tried to break into a house over the weekend -- and wore a fake Santa Claus beard to try to hide his identity. An Evansville man was heading to his refrigerator when he came face-to-face with a man dressed as Santa trying to break in through the side door.

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  6. The Book Of Fraud: A Marketer's Guide To Bots, Fake Domains And Other ...Read the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | AdExchanger.com

    ... bots now give fraudsters scale and the ability to conduct their activities stealthily. Bots also do more than fire fake impressions. Some serve ads behind the scenes, such that no human audience can see them - though the advertiser is still charged ...

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  7. Fake but accurate revisitedRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Power Line

    ... happens when they try to write something other than a mash note to a heroin addict. Ten years ago, "60 Minutes" ran a fake story about President Bush's Texas Air National Guard service. Turned out the memos were utterly bogus. It took bloggers about ...

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  8. Carr: Moonbats defend fable not the factsRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Boston Herald

    ... happens when they try to write something other than a mash note to a heroin addict. Ten years ago, "60 Minutes" ran a fake story about President Bush's Texas Air National Guard service. Turned out the memos were utterly bogus. It took bloggers about ...

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  9. Forward or Delete: This Week's Fake Viral PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Gawker

    ... one's actually pretty sad, so you're probably better off just trusting me when I say everything on the Internet was fake and horrible this week and you should stop reading here. For the morbidly curious, the real cause of this ferret's grossly ...

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  10. Top 10 Lies, Hoaxes and Pranks of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Switched

    2014 was full of Hollywood stars behaving oddly (See Shia LaBeouf and Amanda Bynes ) and loads of fake viral videos (Did you see "The Drunk Girl video?" - Fake!) But this year saw fabrication with dead-serious ripple effects as well. Alisha Jasmine ...

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  11. What was fake on the Internet this week: Kitten-killing Christmas trees and Malia Obamaa s a pregnancyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Washington Post

    President Obama's daughters Sasha and Malia listen to their father during the pardoning of the National Thanksgiving Turkey at the White House in Washington November 26, 2014. There is so much fake stuff on the Internet in any given week that we've grown tired of debunking it all.

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  12. Flickr co-founder Caterina Fake is up - and working - at 3 a.m....Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Business Journal

    Flickr co-founder Caterina Fake is up - and working - at 3 a.m. Could she be on to Silicon Valley's next big thing? Flickr co-founder and serial entrepreneur Caterina Fake has co-founded San Francisco-based Findery, which lets users share notes and photos on a map of the world. When one of the most influential women in Silicon Valley launches a business, you take notice.

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  13. The Dead Giveaways That A Designer Bag Is Fake - Or The Real DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Refinery 29

    ... turn-lock: "The logo on the metal nameplate should be perfectly engraved, with a dash between HermA s and Paris. A fake bag will often show an underscore (_) vs. a dash (-). "On the back of the bag, there should be a blind stamp with a date code and ...

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  14. Waterloo Regional Police face backlog of identity theft casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | InsideHalton.com

    ... operators to have enough safeguards in place to ensure security for users. One risk area is online dating sites. Fake accounts are created with bogus photographs and people begin connecting through email or text. A relationship begins, but the ...

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  15. Fake drugs & money possible motive for shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    Bessemer Police are releasing new details in a weekend homicide investigation. Police believe fake drugs and counterfeit money led to 19 year old Michael Dempsey's death.

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  16. Fake story reporting Selena's killer leaving prison early nearly 'breaks the Internet' in S. TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Houston Chronicle

    Screenshots of Twitter statuses show reactions from The National Report's article announcing Yolanda Saldivar, who killed Tejano legend Selena Quintanilla-Perez, will leave prison early. The story was proven false, but the "news" still caused uproar on social media among the star's devoted fans.

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  17. YouTube's most popular video of 2014 was...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | NBC2 News

    ... day 'an amateur'," read a Complex article titled "That Adorable 'First Kiss' Video That Everyone Is Talking About Is a Fake." "Never trust the Internet." Director Tatia Pilieva said there was never an intent to deceive anyone, noting that the video ...

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  18. 12 Common Holiday ScamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | WTNH

    ... time and location or select an alternative delivery date. Phony websites a They pop up with I realistically low prices. Fake coupons or brand name goods a Ask for credit card numbers or other personal information a Even your name, address, email and ...

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    Mar 9, 2010 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... day 'an amateur'," read a Complex article titled "That Adorable 'First Kiss' Video That Everyone Is Talking About Is a Fake." "Never trust the Internet." Director Tatia Pilieva said there was never an intent to deceive anyone, noting that the video ...

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  20. Robots, Not Humans, Fake 23% of Web Video Ad Views, Study FindsRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Bloomberg

    Computers being remotely operated by hackers account for almost one in four views of digital video ads worldwide, according to a study that estimates such fraud will cost advertisers $6.3 billion dollars next year. The fake views, which also account for 11 percent of other display ads, often take place in the middle of the night when the owners of the hijacked computers are asleep.

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