This week there are stories about Starbucks, Obama, and an Italian mathematician.
Posted on April 20, 2018, at 4:07 p.m. ET
That coupon came from anonymous messaging board 4Chan, BuzzFeed News reports.
It's a true story occasionally revived through a meme. As Snopes reports, the Italian theoretical economist Guido Menzio really was removed from a plane in 2016.
And the internet was kind of impressed.
A thorough BuzzFeed News investigation has found the discrepancy comes from the source of the photos. The photo on the left is of the live Coachella performance, but the photo of the right appears to be from a dress rehearsal.
This video, in which a fake Obama says "Stay woke bitches," was created using face- and voice-swapping technology. Find out how to spot a deepfake here.
This hoax was originally published by unreliable website Your News Wire in late 2017, but people keep falling for it, BuzzFeed News reports.
As Snopes reports, the basketball player has never said the words attributed to him in the image.
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