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Thread: List of Known Fake News Sites in South Africa (and beyond)

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    Weeklyxpose.co.za a propaganda peddler/fake news mill registered to one Kenny Kunene

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    Quote Originally Posted by ForceFate View Post
    Weeklyxpose.co.za a propaganda peddler/fake news mill registered to one Kenny Kunene
    Any specific examples of fake news?
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    It's ignorant to think that reason and science necessarily leads to progress.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Swa View Post
    It's ignorant to think that reason and science necessarily leads to progress.

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    nice. thanks for the post

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    Quote Originally Posted by LazyLion View Post
    Any specific examples of fake news?
    nothing specific that comes to mind, but satire websites are aplenty

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    Gary's Hoax Summary for the Day - 1 November 2017

    1) There is NO Security Strike on 2 November and they are not going to kill White People. The airport is not going to be closed on Friday.
    2) There is an EFF March in Pretoria on 2 November, but they are not going to kill white people.
    3) The Government is not going to monitor and record ALL forms of social media.
    4) People who attended the Black Monday protest are not being marked or targetted.
    5) People who have crosses on their profiles are not being marked or targetted.
    6) Your petrol will not explode in your petrol tank due to high temperatures.
    7) The Soweto Marathon is not looking for staff, all vacancies have been filled.
    8) It is theoretically possible (but unlikely) that there are transparent creatures in your drinking water.
    Quote Originally Posted by Swa View Post
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    Nice summary... now prove it
    Communism was a sickness that caused Depression in America.

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    http://mzansitimes.com/8-year-old-bo...ospital-video/

    This story is actually true, but the site is one of those fake news sites hosted on Wordpress.

    http://ewn.co.za/2017/11/08/ct-boy-8...te-to-hospital
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