FactCheck.org called it "nonsensical" and a "whopper," saying the reform plan is neither "government-run" nor a "government takeover." The Washington Post Fact Checker classified it as myth.
It is true that the law does significantly increase government regulation of health insurers.
The source for this whopper originated from a prankster site called eBuzzd, whose about page said,” eBuzzd is not a site about hoaxes, rather the eBuzzd site is itself a hoax.” This is not the first time Russell has been spoofed.
Some versions of this whopper say the interview took place on the CNN network.Posted 02/04/14 A real example of the eRumor as it has appeared on the Internet:General Cosgrove’s Interview: General Cosgrove was interviewed on TV recently.
While this will be a serious loss for our stateside troops, the troops who will be most hurt by this are our troops deployed to remote areas of the world where our military folks had little to look forward to but a Burger King Whopper and fries at a small concession that might bring them a little bit
The email says that the enormous catfish was caught in the Huadu Furong Reservoir in China and is blamed for the deaths and disappearance of swimmers.The Truth:If you think this one smells fishy, find it hard to swallow or perhaps think this is a whopper of a fish story your are correct.According to
This is a joke poking fun at the President.The source for this whopper came from a July 4, 2013 article by Duhprogressive.com, a political satire site that likens itself to The Onion.Photo that accompanied the satirical article.
The burger chain introduced a Chicken Whopper, a Mutton Whopper and a Vegetable Whopper there.So, in conclusion, it’s true that Burger King plans to open about 20 new halal restaurants in Europe (but it’s not clear whether or not they will all be in France).