Tag: politifact

Wall Street Journal Too Big A Pussy To Call Donald Trump A Liar

How unfair to call Trump a liar, just because he's a liar!

Alex Jones Says Facebook’s War On Fake News Is CIA Plot! Will Sue!

It's a conspiracy against conspiracy theorists!

Donald Trump’s Idiot Son Says Dad Won’t Release Taxes, Because Then Everybody Could See His Taxes

If you know the things, then you will know the things, and you cannot know the things, because you must not know the things.

PolitiFact Lie Of The Year Is Every Single Word Out Of Donald Trump’s Face Hole

The fact up-lookers at PolitiFact, best known for finding creative ways to label true statements as anything but -- half-true, mostly true, true-ish but not really, true with a smidge of false on the side -- have announced their annual Lie...

Why Did Ben Carson’s Enemies Force Him To Shill For Quack Cancer Cure?

Now that Dr. Ben Carson is the Republican Party's new daddy of the month, his enemies are out to get him. How? By hopping in their submarine time machines, apparently, and forcing him to use his reputation as a...
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Republicans Demand Kinder, Gentler Debates With Multiple Choice Questions

Following Wednesday's GOP primary debate in which mean CNBC moderators asked him questions that required him to do math or lie about that decade he shilled for quack cancer cures, Dr. Ben Carson decided he's had enough of biased reporters who...
Just because I'm in a video with their logo in the corner doesn't mean I have an involvement with them

Ben Carson Only Endorsed Quack Nutritional Supplements A Tiny Bit, For 10 Years

Dr. Ben Carson would like everyone to know he definitely was not a pitchman for the sketchy nutritional supplements company Mannatech for 10 years. No involvement with that company at all. He only gave a couple speeches on the company's behalf....

23 Times Fox News Sh*t The Bed, You Are Welcome

So you know how Fox News, America’s No. 1 News Source for Your Racist Uncle, got into that little dustup with Le Gay Paree over, you know, how France and England had created a bunch of Muslims-only Shariah paradises...
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BREAKING: Jesse Ventura Wrong About Nazi Water Fluoridation

Of the many things that you may have been worried about this week, the good fact-checkers at Politifact would like to free you of one possible source of anxiety: No, the practice of water fluoridation did not begin in...
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Charlie P. Pierce, Esq., Misses The George Will Who Didn’t Suck

Conservative intellectual thought leader George Will made an ass of himself on Fox News Sunday this week, claiming "Some doctors say Ebola can be transmitted through the air by 'a sneeze or some cough.'" The alleged source of that...

Republicans Are Terrible At The Internet, PolitiFact Kills Irony, And Other News You Can Maybe Use

Good morning, sunshines! Want to know what you missed while you were sleeping? Too bad, we're going to tell you anyway. Republicans are terrible at the internet. TERRIBLE. And now they have a real hip new video game, circa 1981, to...

Oh Look, Hillary Clinton Is Being A Dick Again

Oh, Hillary. Why'd you have to go and say that you and Bill were "dead broke" when you left the White House in 2001? In an interview Monday with Diane Sawyer, Hillz said, "We came out of the White House...

PolitiFact Tackles Hot-Button Issue Of Obamacare Beheadings

It would be so exciting to live in a country where "Obamacare Medical Codes Confirm: Execution by Beheading To Be Implemented in America", but PolitiFact says no, we cannot live there because there is a fire on its pants....

Politifact: Why Is Martina Navratilova Lying By Saying All These True Things?

So you probably heard about Jason Collins, the sportsball man who said he was gay last week? And almost everyone said, Oh, that's nice, sure, except for the usual crowd of jerks? And of course we all know that...