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The founders of Snopes.com research and publish their findings on the veracity of urban legends and other stories and rumours, so the original content the website publishes is based in fact. However, the urban legends an... More »

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Truth or fiction websites like TruthorFiction.com, Snopes.com and Hoax-Slayer.com provide fact checking for rumors, hoaxes and urban legends. Once a question is received, the staff at the website researches the question,... More »

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Snopes.com uses in-depth research and analysis to differentiate fact from fiction, exposing untruths like rumors, urban legends and fallacies. The site bases its ratings on a "fact versus fiction" scale, and an item's st... More »

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While it is important to independently investigate information on the Internet, Snopes is considered a relatively accurate website. Snopes is devoted to investigating and either validating or debunking incredible claims,... More »

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Snopes.com answers questions about popular urban legends, rumors that spread by email or the Internet, and other stories of questionable origin. Snopes.com investigates items in several categories, such as food, history,... More »

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Snopes fact checks a wide variety of information including urban legends, old wives' tales, questionable news stories, Internet rumors and spurious e-mail forwards. Snopes also investigates rumors about itself, such as t... More »

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