5 Ways to Spot and Stop Fake News. Don’t get taken in. Take a moment to think before you click - and share. Consider the source: Strange domain names or web sites that end in "lo" (like "Newslo") are signs you should be wary. Check the URL: Fake news sites will often use a web address designed to make it look like real site, ending in ".com.co" Look for visual clues: Fake news websites may use sloppy or unprofessional design and overuse ALL CAPS. Get a second opinion: If a story makes you…

5 Ways to Spot and Stop Fake News. Don’t get taken in. Take a moment to think before you click - and share. Consider the source: Strange domain names or web sites that end in "lo" (like "Newslo") are signs you should be wary. Check the URL: Fake news sites will often use a web address designed to make it look like real site, ending in ".com.co" Look for visual clues: Fake news websites may use sloppy or unprofessional design and overuse ALL CAPS. Get a second opinion: If a story makes you…

WRONG! - He never said this. The comment and variations of it have all beem debunked by Politifact, Factcheckers and Snopes. It originated on one of the numerous "satirical" news sites.

WRONG! - He never said this. The comment and variations of it have all beem debunked by Politifact, Factcheckers and Snopes. It originated on one of the numerous "satirical" news sites.

5 Hilarious Fake News Sites

5 Hilarious Fake News Sites

This satirical news site is slightly different than the others, because instead of having a paid staff of funny writers creating the content, the stories are all submitted by the website's readers.  Sample headlines: "Obama Plan to Extend Mayan Calander - Approval by Drop Dead Date Doubtful," and "Find Jimmy Hoffa Craze Causing Shovel Shortage in America."

5 Hilarious Fake News Sites

This satirical news site is slightly different than the others, because instead of having a paid staff of funny writers creating the content, the stories are all submitted by the website's readers. Sample headlines: "Obama Plan to Extend Mayan Calander - Approval by Drop Dead Date Doubtful," and "Find Jimmy Hoffa Craze Causing Shovel Shortage in America."

Found Dead Death Hoax . The other big death hoax this year was Betty White's death, which we're so happy to report is entirely untrue. The false rumor began when satirical news site Empire News posted the headline "Actress Betty White, 92, dyes peacefully in her Los Angeles home". When will people learn about SATIRICAL news sites. More to the point, when will satirical websites realize joking about death generally isn't all that funny...

Found Dead Death Hoax . The other big death hoax this year was Betty White's death, which we're so happy to report is entirely untrue. The false rumor began when satirical news site Empire News posted the headline "Actress Betty White, 92, dyes peacefully in her Los Angeles home". When will people learn about SATIRICAL news sites. More to the point, when will satirical websites realize joking about death generally isn't all that funny...

Don't Be Fooled! Your Guide to Fake News Sites

Don't Be Fooled! Your Guide to Fake News Sites

Design the logo and banner of our satire news site! by Nine Eleven

Design the logo and banner of our satire news site! by Nine Eleven

Here's a List of Fake, Misleading, and Satirical News Sites to Beware Of | Complex

Here's a List of Fake, Misleading, and Satirical News Sites to Beware Of

Here's a List of Fake, Misleading, and Satirical News Sites to Beware Of | Complex

Satire Websites like The Daily Currant and National Report are cashing in on readers' gullibility and knee-jerk outrage.

These Satire News Sites Are Taking Advantage of You

Satire Websites like The Daily Currant and National Report are cashing in on readers' gullibility and knee-jerk outrage.

Univision invests in satirical news site The Onion. No joke. The investment is to help diversify and broaden it's appeal to Millennials. Onion Inc will still run independently but use Univision's resources to help with networking. Univision has also teamed up with other companies to reach out to different demographics.

Univision invests in satirical news site The Onion. No joke

Univision invests in satirical news site The Onion. No joke. The investment is to help diversify and broaden it's appeal to Millennials. Onion Inc will still run independently but use Univision's resources to help with networking. Univision has also teamed up with other companies to reach out to different demographics.

The Onion's satirical news sites are worth more than traditional publications.

The Onion's satirical news sites are worth more than traditional publications.

B.C. satirical news website founder takes on fake news sites that ‘copied my articles’  | Globalnews.ca

B.C. satirical news website founder takes on fake news sites that ‘copied my articles’

B.C. satirical news website founder takes on fake news sites that ‘copied my articles’ | Globalnews.ca

New York Times falls for fake news story about Kim Kardashian’s butt from satirical news site The Daily Currant

New York Times falls for fake news story about Kim Kardashian’s butt from satirical news site The Daily Currant

Introducing The Hummus, A Satirical News Site Being Hailed As The Onion For Muslims

Introducing The Hummus, A Satirical News Site Being Hailed As The Onion For Muslims

A "satirical" news site quoted a fake interview between Buchanan and a real conservative site. CLAIM: Pat Buchanan said America was better when everybody "knew their place."

A "satirical" news site quoted a fake interview between Buchanan and a real conservative site. CLAIM: Pat Buchanan said America was better when everybody "knew their place."

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