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  • Emma Watson Nude Photo Threat was an Elaborate Hoax
    A threat to publish stolen nude photos of actress Emma Watson has turned out to be an elaborate hoax.
    Upodated: September 25, 2014

  • Boy Shot By Step Dad Charity Hoax
    Message claims that, every time a text or social media message is sent on, AT&T, Verizon or Facebook will donate money to help pay for surgery on a 14 year old boy who was shot six times by his stepfather while attempting to protect his young sister.
    Upodated: July 18, 2014

  • 'Prayers for Likes' Facebook Sick Baby Scam
    'Prayers for Likes' Facebook Sick Baby Scam
    Circulating message that features an image of a baby with hospital equipment in the background claims that liking the image equates to one prayer for the child while sharing equates to 100 prayers.
    Published: May 20, 2014

  • Facebook Sick Child Hoax - 'Help Boy with Massive Tumour by Liking, Sharing and Commenting'
    Facebook post that features a picture of a boy with a very large tumour on his side claims that Facebook and CNN will donate money each time a user likes, shares or comments on the picture.
    Published: March 31, 2014

  • 'Ignore if u Don't Care' Facebook Donations for Likes Hoax
    Circulating Facebook message that features an image of an emaciated young man lying on a bed claims that Facebook will donate money to help the man whenever users like, share or comment on his picture. The message claims that the man is suffering from cancer.
    Published: March 7, 2014

  • 'Parents Can't Afford Surgery' Sick Baby Hoax
    Circulating Facebook post that features an image of a baby with a large surgery scar claims that Facebook and CNN will donate money to cover the family's medical expenses whenever users like, share or comment on the image.
    Published: February 24, 2014

  • Facebook Donations For Sharing Hoax - 'Burned Baby Alexandra'
    Message claims that Facebook will donate money to help burned baby Alexandra each and every time the baby's image is shared and liked.
    Published: October 16, 2013

  • Facebook Money For Likes Hoax - Baby With Many Cuts on Face
    Facebook message featuring a picture of a baby with many cuts on his face claims that the baby has cancer and that Facebook will donate money to help him each time a user likes, shares, or comments on the picture.
    Published: October 10, 2013

  • Disgraceful Hoax – 'All Facebook Companies' Donations to Help 9 Year Old Girl'
    Circulating Facebook message claims that, every time a user likes, comments on or shares the message, "all Facebook companies" will donate 20 cents to help a 9-year-old girl severely injured in an attack.
    Published: July 23, 2013

  • Impaled Boy Facebook Like Farming Hoax
    Message featuring an image of a young boy impaled by an iron rod claims that CNN and Facebook have agreed to donate money to help pay the boy's medical expenses each and every time his picture is liked, shared or commented on. The message claims that Facebook and CNN will donate $20 per like, $50 per comment and $100 per share.
    Published: June 3, 2013

  • Baby With Mermaid Syndrome - Yet Another Like-Farming Sick Baby Hoax
    Facebook message featuring an image of a child with her legs fused together being attended to by a surgeon claims that Facebook and CNN will pay $20 per like, $50 per comment and $100 per share to help pay the child's medical expenses.
    Published: May 27, 2013

  • Facebook Sick Child Hoax - '1 like = $5, 1 Comment = $3, 1 Share = $2'
    Message featuring an image of a young child offering a drink to another child with what appears to be severe burns claims that Facebook will donate money to help the child every time a user likes, shares or comments on the picture.
    Published: May 21, 2013

  • Yet Another Deplorable Sick Baby Hoax
    Post claims that parents can?t afford treatment for infant injured in car accident, and liking/sharing will equate to donations.
    Published: May 11, 2013

  • 'I'm Not Asking You to Like This' - Yet Another Sick Baby Donations For Sharing Hoax
    Facebook message featuring an image of a severely malnourished child claims that Facebook will donate $1 every time the image is shared on the network.
    Published: May 7, 2013

  • 'Like' and 'Share' Harvesting Hoax - Boy Beaten for Liking One Direction
    Facebook message that features an image of a boy supposedly beaten around the face with a piece of wood claims that he has been bullied all his life and now beaten because he is a fan of the band One Direction. The message claims that "all face companies" will donate $10 per like and $50 per share to help pay for the boy's surgery.
    Published: April 2, 2013

  • Linda Singh - Blackberry Money for Forwarding Hoax
    Text message claims that smart phone company Blackberry will help fund medical expenses for a seriously ill girl named Linda Singh by donating 10 cents every time the text is forwarded.
    Published: March 22, 2013

  • Starving Children Facebook Share Hoax
    Facebook messages featuring a photograph depicting a group of starving children claims that Facebook will donate $1 to help the children every time the picture is shared on the network.
    Published: March 15, 2013

  • Amy Bruce Charity Hoax Revisited
    Message circulating via social media claims that 7 year old cancer sufferer Amy Bruce will receive £7 from the Make-A-Wish Foundation every time the information is reposted.
    Published: 8th September 2011

  • Krista Marie Brain Cancer Hoax
    Message claims that AOL will donate money to help newborn baby Nathalie battle brain cancer. Donations are supposedly based on how often the email is forwarded.
    Updated: 10th August 2011

  • Baby With Facial Deformity Money for Forwarding Hoax
    Message that contains photographs of a young child with a severe facial deformity claims that money will be contributed to help pay for the child's operation every time the email is forwarded.
    Published: 23rd December 2010

  • Maria at Dell Hospital Money for Forwarding Hoax
    Message claims that Dell Hospital will donate 15 cents to help pay medical expenses for five year old Maria who is in hospital after being brutally raped by a man who has AIDS.
    Published: 2nd November 2010

  • Giant Headed Baby Money For Forwarding Hoax
    Email that includes attached images of a baby with a severely enlarged head claims that, each time the email is forwarded, money will be donated to help pay for an operation to help the child.
    Published: 5th August 2010

  • Anupam Biswas Orkut Money For Forwarding Charity Hoax
    Message claims that, every time an email is forwarded, social networking site Orkut will donate money to cover the medical bills of a seriously ill mechanical engineering student named Anupam Biswas.
    Published: 6th April 2010

  • Sandeep Money For Forwarding Charity Hoax
    Message claims that, every time the email is forwarded, Yahoo India will donate money to help pay for a life saving operation on the pregnant girlfriend of a man named Sandeep.
    Published: 27th March 2010

  • Baby Manuela Email Forwarding Charity Hoax
    Message claims that you can help pay medical costs for baby Manuela, a child with a rare disease who needs an operation, just by forwarding the email to at least three people.
    Published: 19th January 2010

  • Baby Girl Heart Transplant Message Forwarding Hoax
    Message claims that a seriously ill baby girl will receive a donation from the phone company to help pay for a heart transplant every time the message is forwarded.
    Published: December 2009

  • Amirtha Make-A-Wish Foundation Email Hoax
    Email forward claims that the Make-A-Wish Foundation will donate 7 cents to help pay medical bills for a very sick seven year old child called Amirtha each and every time the email is sent to others
    Published: January 2009

  • Mia Heyns Make-A-Wish Foundation Hoax
    Message claims that, every time the message is sent on, the Make-A-Wish Foundation will donate money to help pay the medical bills of a seriously ill teenager named Mia Heyns
    Published: April 2008

  • Ahmad Khaled Abu Rumman Make-A-Wish Foundation Hoax
    Message claims that, every time the email is forwarded, the Make-A-Wish Foundation will donate 7 Grosh to help pay the medical bills of a seriously ill young man named Ahmad Khaled Abu Rumman
    Published: February 2008

  • Help Nirosha Silva By Forwarding Hoax
    Email claims that, every time the message is forwarded, AOL will donate money to help Nirosha Silva pay medical bills for her seriously injured husband.
    Published: September 2007

  • Surita Diputs Naidoo Charity Hoax
    Message claims that a young hit-and-run victim in South Africa will receive money to help cover medical expenses every time the email is forwarded
    Published: May 2007

  • Brian David Make A Wish Hoax Email
    Email forward claims that every time the message is sent to others, the Make-A-Wish Foundation will donate money to help a sick youngster called Brian David
    Published: April 2007

  • Help Alicia Bosh Email
    Message claims that, if you forward the email to others, 10 cents will be donated to help pay medical expenses for a sick baby named Alicia Bosh
    Published: March 2007

  • Help Indian Student Accident Victim Hoax
    Email claims that the Indian Students Association will donate 10 cents to help an Indian student hurt in a car accident every time the message is forwarded
    Published: February 2007

  • Help Matt Dawson - Another Make-A-Wish Foundation Hoax
    Email claims that the Make-A-Wish Foundation will donate 7 cents to help cancer-sufferer Matt Dawson every time the message is sent onward
    Published: August 2006

  • Bryan Warner Make-A-Wish Foundation Hoax
    Email claims that the Make-A-Wish Foundation will donate money to help a cancer sufferer named Bryan Warner every time the message is re-posted
    Published: July 2006

  • Forward Message to Help Severely Burned Child Hoax
    Email, complete with photographs of a badly burned child, claims that 11 cents will be donated to the child's family every time the message is sent to others
    Published: May 2006

  • Chad Briody Charity Request Hoax
    Email message claims that the Make-A-Wish Foundation will donate 7 cents to help seriously ill child Chad Briody every time the message is forwarded
    Published: March 2006

  • Help Burned Baby Alexandra Email
    Email claims that recipients can help pay the medical bills of 14 month old Alexandra, who received horrific burns in a house fire, simply by forwarding the message
    Published: September 2005

  • Kayla Wightman Charity Hoax
    Email claims that the Make A Wish Foundation will donate money to help pay the medical bills of 15-year-old Kayla Wightman every time the message is sent to other people
    Published: July 2005

  • Slow Dance Charity Hoax
    Email forward that features a poem called "Slow Dance" claims that the poem was written by a seriously ill young girl and that the American Cancer Society will donate money to help the child every time the message is forwarded.
    Published: March 2005

  • Penny Brown Hoax
    Email claims that 9-year-old Penny Brown is missing and urges you to forward the message to others.
    Published: October 2004

  • Walmart Fire Charity Hoax - Sad Walmart Story
    Email claims that Yahoo (or AOL) will help pay the medical expenses of a child badly burnt in a Walmart fire if the message is forwarded to others.
    Published: September 2004

  • Amy Bruce Charity Hoax
    Email claims that 7-year-old Amy Bruce is dying of lung cancer and a brain tumour and that the Make-A-Wish Foundation will donate money every time the email is forwarded
    Published: July 2007

  • Rachel Arlington Charity Hoax
    Email claims that AOL and Zdnet will donate money to help a child with brain cancer every time the email is forwarded.
    Published: February 2004

  • Debbie Shwartz Charity Hoax
    Email claims that AOL will help Debbie Shwartz, a struggling single mother, by donating money every time an email is forwarded to 12 people.
    Published: July 2003

  • Jasmine Thomas Charity Hoax
    Email claims that the Red Cross will donate money to help 11 year old Jasmine Thomas who's mother requires surgery as a result of the WTC disaster
    Published: 2003


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