• Odd News
    8th Harry Potter Story to be Released

    Harry Potter fans are rejoicing at the prospect of an 8th story in the series, although the latest installment isn’t actually a novel by J.K. Rowling.

  • Hoaxes & Rumors
    Classic Viral Video: “Weird Cloud”

    A video allegedly shows a “weird cloud” which fell from the sky. Today we’ll take a closer look at this classic viral video.

  • History
    Three Modern Science Experiments on Humans That Were Outrageously Unethical

    Here are three science experiments on humans in the 20th century that are now infamous for being outrageously unethical: The Stanford Prison Study, the Milgram experiment, and the Tuskegee syphilis study. These cases are widely studied by students of psychology when considering the ethics of scientific experimentation.

  • Hoaxes & Rumors
    Fake Movie Poster: Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson Not in Bravo Movie

    A fake movie poster circulating online shows Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson starring in the role of Johnny Bravo.

  • Hoaxes & Rumors
    Fake This Week: Trump’s Peace Prize, Sanders LGBT March, New York Rat

    Is that photo real? Did Donald Trump really say that? Fear not confused Netizen, as we have the answers for the most questions regarding what is fake online this week.

  • Odd News
    Beautiful Spider: Gooty Sapphire Ornamental Tarantula

    Not everyone loves spiders, but as far as creepie crawlies go, this blue metallic spider has such a striking appearance that some readers have asked if it is real or fake.

  • Politics
    How Many Bernie Sanders Bills Have Passed?

    As the 2016 election cycle heats up, one can expect more scrutiny to be focused upon the most high profile candidates – along with some false accusations. Today we take a look the claim that Bernie Sanders has never proposed a bill which passed.

  • Hoaxes & Rumors
    Do Humans Only Use 10% of Their Brains?

    Is it true that we only use 10% of our brains? Today we’ll take a closer look at this pervasive urban myth.

  • Hoaxes & Rumors
    Urban Legend: Gang Headlight Initiation Kidnapping Hoax

    A long-running urban legend warns that drivers who flash their headlights at a car driving without its lights on may prompt a carload of gang members to chase and kill them as part of a gang initiation.

  • Hoaxes & Rumors
    Classic Hoax: Alien Autopsy

    In 1995, Fox television featured a program allegedly showing a military autopsy of an alien recovered from a 1947 flying saucer crash at Roswell, New Mexico.  Over a decade later in 2006, several people involved in creating the film came forward to admit the footage was a hoax. Today we take a look...

  • Odd News
    Oreo Cookies Began as a Knockoff of Hydrox Cookies

    Oreos, the self-proclaimed “world’s favorite cookie,” actually began as a knock off of another creme-filled delicacy known as Hydrox.

  • Hoaxes & Rumors
    Fake This Week: Bill Murray for President, Trump’s VP

    For the truly lazy internet reader we’ve compiled a quick look at some of the top fake stories floating around social media this week.