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Former SC Governor Mark Sanford Ends Engagement In Bizarre Facebook Post

Former SC Governor Mark Sanford Splits With Ex-Mistress, Announces On Facebook

Mark Sanford, the infamous former South Carolina governor, revealed via Facebook that he has called off his engagement to Maria Belen Chapur. Maria was Sanford’s mistress for a time before the GOP Rep. revealed his affair and split from his wife to be with Chapur. Sanford made national headlines five years ago after he disappeared… Read more »

Dutch Girl Fakes Five-Week-Long Vacation To The Far East On Facebook!

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Zilla van den Born, a Dutch girl, recently told her friends and family members about her exciting five-week-long vacation to South East Asia. As expected of any modern-day youngster who decides to go traveling, her friends and family members watched, liked, and commented on the pictures she uploaded to Facebook that showed her having a… Read more »

Facebook Insults Sick Baby’s Photo, Calls It “Gory”

Hudson Bond, a 2 month old infant, battles a rare heart defect

Kevin Bond’s 2 month old son, Hudson, is battling a very serious health condition called cardiomyopathy. The rare condition is a disease of the heart muscles, which could lead to heart failure if not carefully monitored. In an attempt to raise funds for little Hudson’s desperately need heart transplant, Bond created a Facebook ad over… Read more »

Trusper – New Social Media App For iPhone and Android

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Trusper is the latest trend in social media apps for iPhone and Android cellphones, according to KHVH. With over five million users in less than a year, the phone app brings about 10 million views per day by offering tips about any and all lifestyle areas. From cooking to beauty, Trusper began as a health… Read more »

Facebook Bans Gun Rights Activist Over Holocaust Post

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Facebook banned a gun rights activist due to a post entitled, “Connecticut’s Gun Ban Is Worse Than Hitler’s Gun Ban.” A recent video of a kitten in a burning bucket was deemed to be in line with the social network’s “community standards,” but the pro-Second Amendment article was not. Gerry Emery received an alert that… Read more »

Family Members In Facebook Can Now Be Gender Neutral! What Does This Mean?

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Over the course of last month, gender identity has been a major topic, especially in California. Here on The Inquisitr, we reported about how gender identity is now being determined by the gender one identifies themselves as instead of the gender they were born with. This includes California now recognizing gender identity among the recently… Read more »

The Day Instagram Went Down

On Thursday, Instagram went down for two hours.

Social media has become the hub of interaction in the modern day. Sites like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram have taken over the internet and changed the way people live their lives. Users have been known to change their marital status on Facebook at the altar during their ceremony. Others have been known to stupidly tweet… Read more »

Facebook Is Cracking Down on ‘Clickbait’

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Get ready to see a lot less “clickbait” on Facebook in the near future. The social network is cracking down on this new form of spam, thanks to a new update, USA Today is reporting. If you’re not really clear on what clickbait is, here’s a brief explanation. You know how your news feed on… Read more »

Facebook Tests ‘Satire’ Tag For Joke News Stories

Facebook Users Dislike Satire Tag

If you have ever been on Facebook and seen a tirade from someone upset about something a satire website had to say, you are not alone. Satire websites, such as The Onion, have a large following of satire-lovers. Sadly though, not everyone reading articles posted from these websites on Facebook understand that the article is… Read more »

Donut Cheesesteak Burger Should Come With A Surgeon General Warning

Donut Cheesesteak Burger, Kill Me Now

The donut cheesesteak burger is indeed a real thing, and you can currently order one — or in my case, two — from Northern Liberties’ PYT in Philadelphia. The burger has appeared in prior write-ups from CBS Philadelphia and a few other media outlets, but it’s just now starting to make the viral rounds. There’s… Read more »

Benedict Cumberbatch: The Otter One

Benedict Cumberbatch was just honored by the Tennessee Aquarium. Meet "Benny the Otter!"

Benedict Cumberbatch may be best known for his roles as Khan, in Star Trek Into Darkness, or the title character on the BBC show Sherlock. Cumberbatch is a staple of social network sites, such as Tumblr, and has even inspired a group of fans that have dubbed themselves “Cumberb*tches.” The term “Cumberb*tch” was officially added… Read more »

Facebook Messenger App: True Concern or Smear Campaign?

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The recently devised, and some would say, recently mandatory Facebook Messenger App has a lot of people concerned. The question remains: Is that concern justified, or is it just “overblown hype” that amounts to a smear campaign? Facebook Messenger is a standalone app that is a version of Facebook’s chat feature that negates having to… Read more »

Gun Selfie Ends In Tragedy For Mexico City Man

Gun Selfie Ends In Death

A gun selfie ended in tragedy for a Mexico City man. Oscar Aguilar, a 21-year-old, wanted to show off with a series of Facebook posts, Metro U.K. noted. Some pictures included him posing in front of cars and with “beautiful women.” But when he turned his attention to firearms, he made the mistake of picking… Read more »

Michelle Shocked Attempts To Revive Career With Silent Album

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Who would buy a CD with nothing but 11 silent tracks on it? Michelle Shocked, a disgraced folk singer, recently released an album consisting of exactly that. Inaudible Women features 11 seemingly empty tracks named after journalists and music execs that Shocked feels have either played a hand in her downfall or are part of… Read more »