Sunday, 26 February 2017

INTERNET MEMES DEBUNKED - Bond Villain to Imperial Officer...

The Internet is Full of Lies...


A meme uses 4 examples to show that being a Bond villain is a gateway to joining the Empire.

Tuesday, 19 January 2016

SIMPSONS DIDN'T DO IT (FIRST) - Grease Thieves

The Internet is full of lies... and things The Simpsons didn't do before reality.



Many sites list an episode from The Simpsons featuring grease theft as the show predicting the future - but the episode was inspired by the fact that thefts of grease were already happening.

Thursday, 25 June 2015

COMIC BOOK MYTHS DEBUNKED - Superman's Death/Healing Coma

The Internet is full of lies... and myths about comics


Many people claim that in the Death of Superman story that Superman didn't die, but instead fell into a "healing coma."

Friday, 22 May 2015

NTERNET QUOTES DEBUNKED - Aldous Huxley's Deepest Sin.

The Internet is full of lies... And falsely attributed quotes...

Quotes are unreliable.  Even in the days of books of quotations there were errors, deliberate and accidental, which occurred and spread through the various books.  In the age of the internet, misattribution and misquoting has exploded.  Especially if someone turns it into a picture.  One such misattribution is an alleged quote by Aldous Huxley on belief without evidence.

Saturday, 10 January 2015

Saturday, 25 October 2014

INTERNET LISTS DEBUNKED - Surprising Book Facts

The internet is full of lies and lists.  And lists of lies.

A pretty infographic showing with statistics to remind you how society is just getting stupider will always get a lot of reshares.  Maybe people are getting stupider, because they accept statistics on pretty infographics as true...