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2. Is it the whole truth and nothing but the truth?
2. Is it the whole truth and nothing but the truth?
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Sometimes a fake news story can have a sliver of truth to it, but most of the facts and figures are made up.

For example, the event and the people mentioned are real, but the quotes attributed to them and other facts are simply made up.

To make sure, search for the same story on several credible websites to ensure nothing has been misrepresented.

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