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  1. AC Milan chief Adriano Galliani caught out in spoof interview

    Ben Gladwell

    AC Milan's general manager Adriano Galliani was caught out by Italian radio station RDS on Tuesday, revealing his winter transfer targets and support for coach Filippo Inzaghi to an imposter professing to be Sampdoria president Massimo Ferrero. ht...

    Story | Conversation | January 28, 2015
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  3. Mexican paper fools Queretaro fans with hoax Ronaldinho story

    Chris Wright

    The Toe Poke

    Blog | Conversation | December 29, 2014
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  5. Manti Te'o of San Diego Chargers tells Anthony Davis of San Franc...

    Mani Te'o played every defensive snap in Saturday's 38-35 come-from-behind win against the San Francisco 49ers, but it still wasn't enough to keep his opponent from dredging up the past.

    Story | Conversation | December 23, 2014
  6. Overlooked SEC newcomer Missouri looks to shake up conference

    Chris Low

    No, this isn't some hoax, nor is it a replay from a year ago. Missouri really is back in the SEC championship game for a second straight season. It's a development that would have been hard for anybody to predict after the Tigers' shaky first yea...

    Blog | December 05, 2014
  7. Attempted Murder and Memes: The Slender Man Hoax Turns Horribly R...

    Tess Lynch

    Early adolescence is a purgatorial period when it comes to magic. For a few years between the death of Santa and the age of critical thinking, you become an amateur occultist, and you play Bloody Mary or Light as a Feather, Stiff as a Board to try to...

    Blog | June 04, 2014
  8. Apparent hoax hits Johnny Manziel of Cleveland Browns in form of ...

    An apparent hoax has been perpetrated against Johnny Manziel, in the form of a sexual harassment lawsuit filed against the newly drafted Browns quarterback last week in federal court in Florida.

    Story | Conversation | May 23, 2014
  9. Boston Marathon hoax suspect's bail set at $100K, will undergo ps...

    The man arrested near the Boston Marathon finish carrying a backpack containing a rice cooker was sent to a psychiatric facility for an evaluation Wednesday after an initial court appearance.

    Story | Conversation | April 16, 2014
  10. Boston Marathon hoax suspect due in court

    Kevin "Kayvon" Edson, who was arrested near the Boston Marathon finish line carrying a backpack containing a rice cooker on the anniversary of the bombings, is scheduled to be arraigned Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | April 16, 2014
  11. Boston police investigate 2 backpacks at marathon finish line, cl...

    Police have evacuated the area around the Boston Marathon finish line to investigate two unattended backpacks.

    Story | Conversation | April 15, 2014
  12. Five pieces of Fools' Gold


    Happy April Fools' Day! In honor of the hoax-inducing holiday, here are five of our favorite recent sports pranks: 1. During spring training in 2008, Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Kyle Kendrick was informed by manager Charlie Manuel, among others,...

    Blog | April 01, 2014
  13. ICYMI: Wayne "Newman!" Knight did NOT die this weekend....


    Blog | March 17, 2014
  14. Buzz That Was -- North Carolina Tar Heels fans storm court after ...

    D'Arcy Maine

    Middle-aged men whining about exuberant college students, LeBron turning into Bane, a wolf hoax in Sochi, some figure skating outrage. What more could we want? Oh yeah, some Biebs mockery!

    Story | Conversation | February 21, 2014
  15. 2014 Olympics -- Hungary says email threatening Sochi attacks a h...

    An email in Russian and English threatening national Olympic delegations and athletes with terrorist attacks at the Sochi Winter Games is a hoax, not a real danger, officials said Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | January 22, 2014
  16. The Year in Internet: The Rise of the Hoax Economy

    Tess Lynch

    The paradox of the Internet has always been that it exists ephemerally and also forever. Out of each day's pile of content — Buzzfeed lists, local news stories, photos of the dinners eaten by distant friends, posts like this one — very li...

    Blog | December 16, 2013
  17. Manti Te'o of San Diego Chargers has tuned out flak over girlfrie...

    Manti Te'o says his rough rookie season has nothing to do with the flak he's faced over getting fooled by a hoax involving a fake girlfriend while at Notre Dame.

    Story | Conversation | December 11, 2013
  18. Elan vs. Diane: Missing Manners in the Latest Viral Twitter Hoax

    Tess Lynch

    Lately, we've been really digging Twitter-feed field reporting. Remember when Kyle Ayers documented a couple breaking up on his rooftop? As concerned as we are over the NSA, we can't help but spy on each other whenever we're commingling in public pla...

    Blog | December 02, 2013