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Why people fall for dumb Internet hoaxes

Why people fall for dumb Internet hoaxes

We like to blame poor media literacy, but basic human psychology plays a part, too.

The Worst Internet Hoaxes of 2015  - Esquire.com

The Worst Internet Hoaxes of 2015

The Worst Internet Hoaxes of 2015 - Esquire.com

A good site to check on the various e-mails & chain-letters floating around the net

A good site to check on the various e-mails & chain-letters floating around the net

Which Internet hoaxes got you this year?

The Internet Hoaxes That Had Us All Clicking For More

Check out the latest eHow Tech Podcast Episode. We talk about Internet Hoaxes and interview Steve and Jay Novella from the Skeptics’ Guide to the Universe.

Tech Podcast Episode # 3: Internet Hoaxes; Steve and Jay Novella from the Skeptics’ Guide

Check out the latest eHow Tech Podcast Episode. We talk about Internet Hoaxes and interview Steve and Jay Novella from the Skeptics’ Guide to the Universe.

Why people fall for dumb Internet hoaxes - The Washington Post

Why people fall for dumb Internet hoaxes

Why people fall for dumb Internet hoaxes - The Washington Post

Fake identities: Manti Te'o scandal and 6 other Internet hoaxes

Fake identities: Manti Te'o scandal and 6 other Internet hoaxes

NEW YORK (AP) -- Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o has told Katie Couric that he briefly lied about his online girlfriend after discovering she didn't exist, while maintaining that he had no part in creating the hoax.

Taryn Wright searches for online hoaxes in her home office in Homewood, Illinois.

Cancer cons, phoney accidents and fake deaths: meet the internet hoax buster

Taryn Wright searches for online hoaxes in her home office in Homewood, Illinois.

15 big internet hoaxes of 2014. It's on the internet, it has to be true... right?

The 15 worst Internet hoaxes of 2014 – and where the pranksters are now

15 big internet hoaxes of 2014. It's on the internet, it has to be true... right?

Why people fall for dumb Internet hoaxes

Why people fall for dumb Internet hoaxes

We like to blame poor media literacy, but basic human psychology plays a part, too.

This is an older post but still relevant information - What do you do with a job offer while you're waiting for another offer?

This is an older post but still relevant information - What do you do with a job offer while you're waiting for another offer?

Cancer cons, phoney accidents and fake deaths: meet the internet hoax buster | Rachel Monroe | Technology | The Guardian

Cancer cons, phoney accidents and fake deaths: meet the internet hoax buster

Cancer cons, phoney accidents and fake deaths: meet the internet hoax buster | Rachel Monroe | Technology | The Guardian

The Elan Gale internet hoax sums up all that is rotten about our online lives

The Elan Gale internet hoax sums up all that is rotten about our online lives

Think airlines can't make flying any worse? Think again

Everything the Internet hoax machine tricked you into believing about Paris - The Washington Post

Everything the Internet hoax machine tricked you into believing about Paris

Everything the Internet hoax machine tricked you into believing about Paris - The Washington Post

Shocking! Chinese Eating Fetus Soup For Sex? Real Or Internet Hoax?(Video) | Strange

Shocking! Chinese Eating Fetus Soup For Sex? Real Or Internet Hoax?(Video) | Strange