Don't Get Fooled: A Rolling List of Dumb April Fools' Pranks

Jay Hathaway · 04/01/15 10:10AM

It's April Fools' Day again, the worst day of the year to be on the Internet. Your Facebook friends are faking pregnancies, companies and celebrities are feebly trying to convince you they've got a sense of humor, and everything that sounds cool is probably just a lie.

The Antiviral Guide to the Worst Hoaxers and Liars on Facebook

Jay Hathaway · 03/03/15 12:00PM

Facebook is a big and maddening place. Antiviral wants to make it better. To that end, we're putting together a comprehensive guide to the new, bad, weird, and bullshit "news sites" that are appearing on your feed. Here's part one: "Satire."

Those Rumors of a "Kanye Boycott" Are a Load of Bullshit

Jay Hathaway · 02/11/15 12:36PM

Your most gullible Facebook friends reported today that the outlaw Kanye West has been banned from future appearances at the Grammys, the Oscars, the MTV Video Music Awards, and the People's Choice Awards for his audacious crimes against the musical establishment. And further, that major TV networks have informally agreed to "boycott" West. You may tell those friends: Nah. It's just another stunt from a fake news site.