Fake news, click bait and viral content have been the topic of “real” news accounts for the last few years. The deluge of news filtering in from every corner of the world via legitimate, questionable and downright bogus sources has flooded the web and people’s minds with a plethora of lies, half-truths and exaggerations that is regurgitated back onto the internet in a never-ending cycle of misinformation. Coming up are five completely insane stories that circulated the web in viral form “infecting” the brains of millions. Four of the stories were complete fabrications or incredibly loooooong stretches of the truth. One, despite how bizarre it may seem, actually did occur…think you know which one? We reveal the fakes and the facts!
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REPORT: Ashley Judd announced that she was moving to the Middle East, "where women have more rights".
Pepsi Contaminated with HIV?
“NEWS” STORY: Important Message from the metropolitan police to all citizens
Popular cereals (including Lucky Charms and Cheerios) contain 'paint thinner' and pose a danger to children.
REPORT: A hapless man somehow got his head stuck in his wife's vagina during sex, resulting in the couple's hospitalization.
Reese's Will Discontinue Peanut Butter Cups
Man Sticks Fork in His Urethra
REPORT: A 70-year-old man arrived at an Emergency Room with a macroscopic hematuria - blood in urine - but no other urinary symptoms. Upon examination, it was revealed he had self-inserted a 10cm steel dining fork into his urethra.
The real story is the fork in the penis!
Yes! That Really Happened!
This link shows the graphic details. Be warned it is brutal!