All the notable people and politicians Sacha Baron Cohen has ‘duped’ for his new TV series, ‘Who Is America?’

Showtime Sacha Baron Cohen’s new Showtime series, “Who Is America?,” caused a stir before its premiere last week, as several Republican politicians felt the need to get ahead of the show in explaining how Cohen “duped” them to appear on it. The former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin, the former congressman Joe Walsh, and the […]

A gun advocate who Sacha Baron Cohen duped for his new show wrote a ‘warning’ to fellow conservatives back in April

Showtime A gun-rights activist who Sacha Baron Cohen duped in the pilot episode of his new Showtime series “Who Is America?” wrote a 1,400-word Facebook post about his experience of filming his segment in April, as a “warning” to fellow conservatives. Philip Van Cleave, the president of the Virginia Citizens Defense League, wrote that he […]

Sarah Palin says she was ‘duped’ into participating in a sham interview with Sacha Baron Cohen, alleges she was dropped off at the wrong airport

Getty Images/Alex Wong Former Alaska governor and Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin slammed comedian Sacha Baron Cohen on Tuesday, claiming she was “duped” into giving him an interview for his upcoming show on Showtime, “Who is America.” Showtime and Cohen allegedly lured Palin “to honor American Vets” for a “legit Showtime historical documentary.” Palin said […]

Amazon, Walmart, and others sell fake products online — here’s how to avoid getting duped

Boryana  A new report has found that five major online retailers — including Amazon, Walmart, and eBay — were selling fake products that can be harmful to your health. Of the 47 products investigators bought, which ranged from Nike Air Jordan shoes to Urban Decay makeup, 20 were counterfeit. Looking for a few red flags will […]

Trusted fact-checker? Politifact duped by Bergdahl satire piece, tediously explains why it’s fake

One of the top fact-checking websites, tasked with combatting the spread of fake news by the paragons of Silicon Valley virtue, Google and Facebook, has knowingly fact-checked a satirical website. In either a gross misuse of time and resources, a lame attempt at some kind of meta-satire or some truly cynical and condescending journalism, the […]

Jeremy Kyle in FEROCIOUS clash with Dominic Raab MP over ECJ u-turn ‘We were duped!’

The Defence Minister was confronted by the explosive Good Morning Britain duo, who hurled accusations at the MP, suggesting the UK was mislead ahead of the EU referendum.  Reporting that Prime Minister Theresa May has taken a U-turn on promises she made about leaving the EU with a “hard” Brexit, Kyle mocked Raab, a staunch […]

A Bunch Of Top Trump Officials Were Duped By A Fake Email Prank

A British “email prankster” posing as members of the Trump administration and family tricked other White House officials into replying to his emails, according to a CNN report published Monday. Using fake email addresses like reince.priebus@mail.com, the prankster contacted several high-level officials, including Homeland Security Adviser Tom Bossert, then-White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci, and […]

Rick Perry duped into fake interview with Russian comedians

Thomson Reuters WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry optimistically discussed expanding American coal exports to Ukraine and other energy matters during a lengthy phone call this month with a Russian prankster who Perry thought was Ukraine’s prime minister. Perry actually was talking with comedians known in Russia for targeting celebrities and politicians with […]