Antiviral: Here's What's Bullshit on the Internet This Week

Who really believes an entire country has the same haircut? Or that you're going to suddenly be able to float for five minutes next week? Because it doesn't and you're not. Mix up a fresh wineshake. Let's look at the bullshit on the internet this week. » 3/28/14 12:42pm 3/28/14 12:42pm

Antiviral: Here's What's Bullshit on the Internet This Week

Is it just me, or did the internet seem extra hoaxy this week? It's not just me: Wayne Knight is not dead, this woman was not rescued from a desert island by Google Maps, and the world's most exclusive restaurant isn't really. Let's get right to it. » 3/21/14 2:35pm 3/21/14 2:35pm

Antiviral: Here's What's Bullshit on the Internet This Week

Spring is in the air! But hybrid parrot-pigeons like those featured on Gothamist this week are not. Neither are these horrible bikinis, or a machine that turns water into wine. What is in the air—and on the internet—is bullshit. » 3/14/14 10:25am 3/14/14 10:25am

Antiviral: Here's What's Bullshit on the Internet This Week

Here's a fun fact: 60 percent of all stories on the internet are created in a Hollywood studio by Jimmy Kimmel. Sorry, no, that's a lie—just like the little boy crossing the desert, the the sad Putin hockey photo, and the wolf in the Sochi hotel room. All of these stories took over the internet this week, and all of… » 2/21/14 11:56am 2/21/14 11:56am

Antiviral: Here's What's Bullshit on the Internet This Week

Obscure—that is, bad—satire is duping a lot of people this week. It's supposed to be funny. A lot of it's not. And it's really painful. But this is the internet. » 2/14/14 1:11pm 2/14/14 1:11pm