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Renew Deal Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-17-09 02:01 PM
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4. Let me guess. Alan Strong owns "truth or fiction"?
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  -Help me defeat the Anti-Snopes! Mopar151  Nov-17-09 01:54 PM   #0 
  - Snopes isn't even remotely Liberal  Sebastian Doyle   Nov-17-09 01:57 PM   #1 
  - They are neither liberal nor conservative - they are data miners  Taverner   Nov-17-09 01:59 PM   #2 
  - They are nationalists, which makes them conservatives in my book.  arcadian   Nov-17-09 02:14 PM   #15 
     - Seems to me the only pertinent question is, Is their information factual, or not?  Warren DeMontague   Nov-17-09 02:23 PM   #18 
        - Okay for instance.  arcadian   Nov-17-09 02:46 PM   #27 
           - They investigate things people send them  PVnRT   Nov-17-09 02:57 PM   #29 
              - EXACTLY  Taverner   Nov-17-09 02:59 PM   #30 
              - That wasn't a snopes story.  arcadian   Nov-17-09 03:46 PM   #35 
                 - LOL. You made something up to discredit Snopes? That's pretty sad.  PVnRT   Nov-17-09 05:24 PM   #40 
                 - I was using that as an example of stories like that I've read there.  arcadian   Nov-17-09 05:55 PM   #43 
                    - They don't. They qualify as "rumors", except for one which is filed under "holidays".  Warren DeMontague   Nov-17-09 08:09 PM   #46 
                 - Oh, for fuck's sake.  Warren DeMontague   Nov-17-09 08:06 PM   #45 
                    - Alright, I'm willing to change my postion on this.  arcadian   Nov-17-09 09:00 PM   #47 
  - This...  arcadian   Nov-17-09 02:14 PM   #14 
  - Odd that the forwarded email doesn't link to the  MineralMan   Nov-17-09 02:00 PM   #3 
  - You can go here ...  meegbear   Nov-17-09 02:01 PM   # 
  - Let me guess. Alan Strong owns "truth or fiction"?  Renew Deal   Nov-17-09 02:01 PM   #4 
  - If so, he needs to get some reality checks  csziggy   Nov-17-09 02:10 PM   #10 
  - A quick search didn't turn up that much about him  Warpy   Nov-17-09 02:12 PM   #12 
  - Don't just reply to him.  Ian David   Nov-17-09 02:01 PM   #5 
  - this one gets my vote.  Soylent Brice   Nov-17-09 02:10 PM   #9 
  - What? My relatives told me snopes is owned by  louis-t   Nov-17-09 02:03 PM   #6 
  - Debunked here....  Elwood P Dowd   Nov-17-09 02:03 PM   #7 
  - HIs conservative politics works like religion and his poltical ideas are articles of faith.  Ozymanithrax   Nov-17-09 02:07 PM   #8 
  - Some people are just too stupid to be helped. This doesn't reflect on you, it reflects on them.  cbdo2007   Nov-17-09 02:12 PM   #11 
  - Here's what says about this.  sinkingfeeling   Nov-17-09 02:12 PM   #13 
  - good find -- bookmarking for that one.  emulatorloo   Nov-17-09 02:25 PM   #21 
  - Thanks!  struggle4progress   Nov-17-09 04:15 PM   #36 
  - Tada! Found your rebuttal  dalaigh lllama   Nov-17-09 02:20 PM   #16 
  - It's that well-known liberal bias, again.  Warren DeMontague   Nov-17-09 02:21 PM   #17 
  - The bullshit - it burns!  blogslut   Nov-17-09 02:23 PM   #19 
  - "liberals have a purpose agenda" is that like a "special purpose"?  Warren DeMontague   Nov-17-09 02:25 PM   #20 
  - I've noticed the new trend for wingnut internet poster is to say "Fact Checks are meaningless"  emulatorloo   Nov-17-09 02:27 PM   #22 
  - I just checked "" like they said, and they debunk the letter that mentions them.  jobycom   Nov-17-09 02:35 PM   #23 
  - Cons don't want something like facts get in the way of a good brainwashing.  Liberal In Texas   Nov-17-09 02:40 PM   #24 
  - And another thing: the first of those is BS. Snopes has never been secretive about their identity.  jobycom   Nov-17-09 02:41 PM   #25 
  - Using Wikipedia to debunk Snopes...  johnnie   Nov-17-09 02:46 PM   #26 
  - It is Possible that a Wikipedia Article on a Site Like Snopes Would be Biased  On the Road   Nov-17-09 03:16 PM   #31 
  - I got the same email from a Repug. He told me to use  Lochloosa   Nov-17-09 02:55 PM   #28 
  - I had a looney conservative tell me that he doesn't trust factcheck  superduperfarleft   Nov-17-09 04:36 PM   #38 
  - ## PLEASE DONATE TO DEMOCRATIC UNDERGROUND! ##  DU GrovelBot   Nov-17-09 03:16 PM   #32 
  - Wingnuts and Tinfoilers despise Snopes  Beacho   Nov-17-09 03:24 PM   #33 
  - Well, it says right on the wiki site that major networks wouldn't air a Snopes TV program .  MissMarple   Nov-17-09 03:38 PM   #34 
  - Just for fun, why not forward the email to Alan Strong at CPS and tell him there seems to be  struggle4progress   Nov-17-09 04:29 PM   #37 
  - LOL...the identity of the Mikkelsons hasn't ever been a secret.  Berry Cool   Nov-17-09 04:55 PM   #39 
  - Why IS, it? That Freepers--can 'not' write, English, good?  Ignis   Nov-17-09 05:34 PM   #41 
  - Thanks to everybody!  Mopar151   Nov-17-09 05:36 PM   #42 
  - Evidently they don't read Reader's Digest  AwakeAtLast   Nov-17-09 08:00 PM   #44 

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