Why Are False Death Report Cases Increasing?

Why Are False Death Report Cases Increasing?

Episodes of false deaths and similar reports are increasing and this is all happening mainly due to the social media outlets where the drama and the gossip are very promptly disseminated.

The latest news in the category is about the death of Neil Armstrong who was announced dead today. With this rumor, started coming up queries like "Didn't he die last year too?" etc. But, in actuality, yes, he died on August 25, 2012 at the age of 82.

Though many people quickly realized their mistake and recalled about the headlines that his death made last year, it is so quickly that these platforms spread the wrong information.

Terrible is the fact that these false death reports are not limited to Mr. Neil Armstrong rather many other personalities have had their supposed demises heralded far and wide. The list includes Bill Cosby's death which has been reported multiple times via twitter, Mr. Will Smith, Mr. Morgan Freeman, Mr. Eddie Murphy, Mr. Lindsay Lohan, Ms. Aretha Franklin and many more.

These false death reports are generally generated from a website called fakeawish. com which aims to prank on people and generate hoax. Twitter is also a popular source that is being used nowadays for creating drama, sources reveal.


FrenchTribune Specials

Obama creates ‘resilience area’ to protect Bering Sea ecosystem

U.S. President Barack Obama recently signed an executive order designating 112,300 square miles in Bering Sea as a “climate resilience” area to protect the maritime ecosystem for subsistence living of native tribes.

The Northern Bering Sea Climate Resilience Area (NBSCRA), which spans from the Bering Strait to north of Bristol Bay, will...

Most Popular

Area 51 gradually expanded, improved over last 32 years

A Google timelapse has revealed that Area 51, the Nevada...

Nikola Motor unveils its zero-emissions truck --- Nikola One

In a recent unveiling Nikola Motor Co. at its Salt Lake...

Hundreds of veterans possibly exposed to HIV, hepatitis C

A Wisconsin Veterans Affairs medical center is offering...

Bipedal bear’s death motivates bear hunt opponents in New Jersey

The death of a bipedal bear that walked on two feet and...

Poll

Can Greece Come out of Economic Problems: