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30 July 2021

Macron didn’t say he would no longer sacrifice his life for people who refuse Covid-19 vaccines

A speech criticising people who do not get vaccinated has been widely misattributed to French President Emmanuel Macron.

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Macron didn’t say he would no longer sacrifice his life for people who refuse Covid-19 vaccines
30 July 2021

Comparisons between deaths reported after swine flu and Covid-19 vaccines are misleading

Deaths reported after a Covid-19 vaccine aren’t necessarily caused by the vaccine itself.

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Comparisons between deaths reported after swine flu and Covid-19 vaccines are misleading
30 July 2021

Einstein didn’t say technology would create 'generation of idiots'

Versions of the quote appear to have been circulating on the internet for almost a decade.

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Einstein didn’t say technology would create 'generation of idiots'
30 July 2021

No evidence that Jeff Rothschild ever called for WW3 to bring about a ‘new world order’

The quote has been widely shared for years, but there is no proof that he ever said it.

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No evidence that Jeff Rothschild ever called for WW3 to bring about a ‘new world order’
30 July 2021

Israel’s travel policy doesn’t view vaccinated passengers as higher risk

Suggestions that Israel postponing the lifting of travel restrictions on vaccinated tourists indicates they are high risk ignores the fact that unvaccinated travellers are restricted too.

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Israel’s travel policy doesn’t view vaccinated passengers as higher risk
30 July 2021

No evidence that smell of rosemary boosts memory by 75%

A Facebook post based on a small research study falsely claims rosemary massively boosts memory.

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No evidence that smell of rosemary boosts memory by 75%
30 July 2021

Video of Uber driver throwing passenger into a fountain is a prank

Video of Uber driver throwing passenger into a fountain is a prank

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Video of Uber driver throwing passenger into a fountain is a prank
30 July 2021

5G tower with ‘Delta’ power system is not related to Covid-19

Photos of a 5G tower supported by ‘Delta’ power system has nothing to do with Covid-19.

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5G tower with ‘Delta’ power system is not related to Covid-19
30 July 2021

No evidence birds found dead on ship were killed by 5G

Misleading Facebook post claims that hundreds of dead birds discovered on the deck of a ship were killed by 5G.

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No evidence birds found dead on ship were killed by 5G
30 July 2021

Viral impala picture is not a maternal sacrifice

The photographer says the impala was probably in shock and paralysed with fear.

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Viral impala picture is not a maternal sacrifice
30 July 2021

Fruit Shoot and oranges can’t test positive for Covid-19

What looks like a positive result is actually just the lateral flow test breaking due to it being used improperly.

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Fruit Shoot and oranges can’t test positive for Covid-19
29 July 2021

No evidence homeopathic nosodes can help side effects from vaccines

A post on Instagram claims that a used plaster could be used to help side effects from unspecified vaccines.

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No evidence homeopathic nosodes can help side effects from vaccines

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