Disinformation of the Day

 

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The Comedy Central program imagined what would happen if the conservative network made HBO show "The Last Of Us." [...]
Thu, Feb 02, 2023
The entrance to the Dallas Zoo in Dallas is pictured on June 3, 2008. Two monkeys were taken from the Dallas Zoo on Monday, Jan. 30, 2023, the latest in a string of odd incidents at the facility.
The disappearance of two emperor tamarin was the culmination of suspicious events at the Dallas Zoo in recent weeks. The CEO of the Association of Zoos and Aquarium calls it a learning moment.(Image credit: Steve Helber/AP) [...]
Thu, Feb 02, 2023
Source NPR
A new bill from Rep. Darrell Issa would prevent the federal and state government from pursuing plans to tax drivers by the mile, an idea officials have been looking at for a decade. [...]
Thu, Feb 02, 2023
Source Fox Politics
Police in the tiny, unincorporated community of Wolf Creek hunted for a suspect who was wanted for kidnapping and torturing a woman nearly to death. [...]
Thu, Feb 02, 2023
Deidra Bollinger of Lancaster County shaves Rozabel red and white dairy cow at the annual Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg, Pa., Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023.
Climate, food stamps, broadband and research dollars are all on the line as negotiations kick off for the 2023 farm bill.(Image credit: Matt Rourke/AP) [...]
Thu, Feb 02, 2023
Source NPR
The new $5 bill will feature an Indigenous design rather than an image of King Charles III. [...]
Thu, Feb 02, 2023
The screen legend had some unexpected praise for another actor. [...]
Thu, Feb 02, 2023
Customers dine at a Japanese conveyor belt sushi restaurant restaurant in Tokyo on Jan. 22, 2020.
The public's reaction to reports of one customer defiling utensils at sushi eateries suggests it's a brazen assault on two things of which Japanese are very proud, their sushi and their manners. (Image credit: KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP via Getty Images) [...]
Thu, Feb 02, 2023
Source NPR
A woman walks past graffiti depicting a Ukrainian soldier firing a missile, in Kyiv on Jan. 25. The Russians are fighting an intense air war, but it involves mostly missiles, drones and anti-aircraft system. Traditional air strikes by piloted war planes have been relatively rare.
Russia and Ukraine are waging a fierce war in the sky involving missiles, drones and air defense systems. Yet one thing makes this fight distinctive from previous air wars: pilots are extremely rare.(Image credit: SERGEI SUPINSKY/AFP via Getty Images) [...]
Thu, Feb 02, 2023
Source NPR
Robert Hadden was ordered to spend the next two months in jail as he awaits sentencing for sexually abusing hundreds of patients. [...]
Thu, Feb 02, 2023
A sign noting the acceptance of electronic benefit transfer (EBT) cards, which SNAP beneficiaries use to pay for food, is displayed at a grocery store in 2019 in Oakland, Calif. SNAP emergency allotments are ending after this month and have already ended in some parts of the country.
Congress ended the temporary benefit meant to help low-income households with pandemic-era hardships. A huge increase in Social Security benefits may mean some households see further SNAP reductions.(Image credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) [...]
Thu, Feb 02, 2023
Source NPR
Omar Apollo poses for a portrait in Beverly Hills, Calif. on Jan. 8, 2023.
Omar Apollo has been nominated for Best New Artist at the Grammys, an accolade that usually takes artists years to achieve. But not for Apollo.(Image credit: Grace Widyatmadja/NPR) [...]
Thu, Feb 02, 2023
Source NPR
A Tesla car is displayed at a showroom and service center for the auto maker in Amsterdam on Oct. 23, 2019. Tesla recently cut prices across the board, a move with big potential ramifications for the automaker as well as for the industry.
Tesla's recent price cuts continue to reverberate, forcing Ford to follow suit while leaving Tesla owners feeling aggrieved. Here's how the move by the market leader has shaken the car industry.(Image credit: John Thys/AFP via Getty Images) [...]
Thu, Feb 02, 2023
Source NPR
As he seriously considers a presidential run in 2024, former Republican Gov. of Arkansas Asa Hutchinson will get a helping hand from a super PAC backed by a $1 million contribution [...]
Thu, Feb 02, 2023
Source Fox Politics
Republicans in Florida have introduced bills in the state legislature and the senate that would prohibit students from accessing TikTok on school-provided internet. [...]
Thu, Feb 02, 2023
Source Fox Politics
The "Late Show" host's spoof sit-down with the serial liar congressman went from bad to worse. [...]
Thu, Feb 02, 2023
The debate might've been even weirder than we thought. [...]
Thu, Feb 02, 2023
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio Cortez and a handful of other federal lawmakers had paid thousands from their campaigns to Sing Tao U.S., a registered Chinese foreign agent. [...]
Thu, Feb 02, 2023
Source Fox Politics
Rep. Matt Gaetz is urging his colleagues to support a bill he introduced that would abolish the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF). [...]
Thu, Feb 02, 2023
Source Fox Politics
Five Hispanic Democratic lawmakers in Connecticut proposed a bill that would eliminate the term "Latinx" from all official government documentation. [...]
Thu, Feb 02, 2023
Source Fox Politics
New Jersey lawmakers are set to discuss a potential ban on smoking in Atlantic City casinos, with Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy promising to sign the bill if it passes the Legislature. [...]
Thu, Feb 02, 2023
Source Fox Politics