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  • Pranksters: Maxine Waters Fell for Call from 'Greta Thunberg' Offering a Taped Trump Confession

    01/03/2020 11:42:20 AM PST · by doug from upland · 40 replies
    breitbart ^ | 1-3-20
    The Russian pranksters famous for tricking House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) into seeking nude pictures of President Donald Trump are claiming that they just got Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) — for a second time. YouTubers Vladimir Kuznetsov and Alexey Stolyarov, who go by the names Vovan and Lexus, recently called Waters’s office and, with the help of a female colleague, pretended to be teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg, TIME‘s “Person of the Year” for 2019, and her father, claiming to have a taped confession from Trump admitting to the exact charges in House Democrats’ articles of impeachment which...
  • Entire staffs quit at Sonic drive-ins in Ohio over pay-cut talk

    02/28/2019 8:35:47 PM PST · by blueplum · 53 replies
    CBS News ^ | 28 Feb 2019 | Kate Gibson
    The corporate takeover of 10 Sonic drive-ins around the Columbus, Ohio, area got off to a bumpy start after workers at three of the hamburger chain's restaurants walked off the job en masse and caused a local stir with their parting sentiments. "Due to terrible management the whole store has quit," reads an expletive-laced goodbye note taped to a window of the Sonic restaurant in Circleville, where another handwritten sign read, "Thank you, next,"...
  • Reporters Fall for Fake Document of Trump Making Absurd Demands in Israel

    05/22/2017 5:26:58 PM PDT · by ForYourChildren · 26 replies
    Washington Free Bacon ^ | 05/22/2017 | Alex Griswold
    Reporters on Monday fell for a fake "White House" document that supposedly showed President Donald Trump making unusual demands of his Israeli hosts during his trip abroad. The Twitter account Rogue White House Senior Advisor on Friday shared what it claimed was Trump's demands ahead of a trip to Israel, including roughly a metric ton of sugary and non-kosher junk food. .. Some elements of the purported demands were obvious jokes. The demand that microwaves remain unplugged was a mocking reference to White House advisor Kellyanne Conway's bizarre comment that the appliance could be used for spying, and the request...
  • FAKE NEWS: BuzzFeed and CNN fall for Trump P-ss Story That was 4Chan Prank

    01/11/2017 4:14:23 AM PST · by servo1969 · 155 replies ^ | 1-10-2017 | Jim Hoft
    With just ten days to go before he is sworn in as America's forty-fifth president, the political establishment went nuclear on President-elect Donald Trump Tuesday with a double-barreled blast of “leaked” “intelligence” reports by CNN and BuzzFeed.The documents contain explosive, but unverified, opposition research that alleges intel ties between Russia and Trump and also claims Russia holds sexual blackmail material over Trump.One of the most outrageous unconfirmed allegations in the report claims the Russians recorded Trump watching Russian prostitutes urinate on each other in a Moscow hotel room previously occupied by President and Mrs. Barack Obama.Now this… Buzzfeed, Cosmopolitan, and...
  • KTVU Apparently Pranked

    07/12/2013 3:37:45 PM PDT · by Nachum · 50 replies
    Weekly Standard ^ | 7/12/13 | DANIEL HALPER
    TV station KTVU was apparently on the bad end of a prank earlier today, when it supposedly reported the names of the pilots on Asiana flight 214:
  • Egyptian Actors Pranked on Candid Camera Turn Violent When Told TV Channel Is Israeli

    07/23/2012 3:05:04 PM PDT · by Nachum · 15 replies
    MEMRI ^ | 7/23/12 | staff
    Egyptian actor freaks when he thinks that he is being broadcast on an Israeli channel.

    03/29/2002 4:50:29 PM PST · by slickstick · 19 replies · 552+ views
    Former US President Bill Clinton was tricked Wednesday into thinking he might get a chance to play his saxaphone on stage during his visit to Montreal next week. A radio show host pretending to be Prime Minister Jean Chretian told Clinton during a prank phone call he would be welcome to join the band when the two men attended a concert next Friday night.