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The Daily Dot: Fake News Sites List
NOTE: This list is not exhaustive and may be updated at any time. A compiled list of fake news sites to watch out for.

List of Fake and Parody News
Professor Zimdars' original list and criteria, with updates and addenda.

The Onion
One of America's premier parodic news sites.

The Borowitz Report
From humorist Andy Borowitz, a column parodizing and commenting on current news trends

Dr. Joseph Mercola
Mercola is a doctor of osteopathy who has frequently been targeted by the FDA for promoting false, misleading and even dangerous medical advice. His site promotes products and his blog includes false and/or misleading information about medical topics.

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