Bear Grylls Wannabe of the Day

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Bear Grylls Wannabe of the Day
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Bear Grylls Wannabe of the Day: Norwegian tabloid Dagbladet yesterday exposed the country's most famous survivalist Kristoffer Clausen as a fraud, revealing that the 34-year-old did not spend 365 days in the Norwegian wilderness as he claimed in his best-selling book, A Wil

All-Purpose Storm Photo of the Day

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All-Purpose Storm Photo of the Day
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All-Purpose Storm Photo of the Day: That photo you've seen everywhere, which alleges to be of "Irene hitting to coast of NC"? Yeah, it's at least a year old -- and supposedly from Florida. It might actually be even older, and most certainly does not depict a h

Follow Up of the Day: Gay Girl In Damascus Hoaxster Confesses

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Follow Up of the Day: Gay Girl In Damascus Hoaxster Confesses
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Follow Up of the Day: As the saying goes: On the Internet, nobody knows you're not an openly lesbian blogger from Damascus.

40-year-old Tom MacMaster, an American from Georgia, confessed today to having fabricated the identity of A Gay Girl in Damascus blogger Amina Arraf -- an online persona he spent years cultivating.

"I never expected this level of attenti

Fake Fakery of the Day

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Fake Fakery of the Day
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Fake Fakery of the Day: The tattoo artist who appeared in a recent viral video that features a woman allegedly getting all 152 of her Facebook friends tattooed on her arm confessed to De Telegraaf that the whole thing was a hoax intended to promote a company that makes gifts using Facebook profile phot