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‘He is in the refrigerator’: Russian conspiracy theorists keep forcing the Kremlin to deny that Putin is dead

It's an age-old conspiracy.

On Oct 31, 2023 by Katherine Huggins

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Passionfruit newsletter: Musk and Zuckerberg pull a page from Putin’s playbook

When in doubt, fight it out—shirtless.

On Aug 15, 2023 by Grace Stanley

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Ukrainian advisor pushes conspiracy Putin’s body double sent to Mariupol

'Which one do you think is the real one?'

On Mar 21, 2023 by Mikael Thalen

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Why the internet is full of rumors Putin is using a body double

Rumors about Putin's body double have been circulating for years.

On Jul 25, 2022 by Claire Goforth

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‘Navalny’ is a tense watch that has the feel of a thriller

The Russian opposition leader is front and center.

On May 26, 2022 by Michelle Jaworski

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Hackers drop deepfake of Zelenskyy ordering troops to surrender on Ukrainian news site

The Ukrainian president responded to the fake video by calling on Russian troops to surrender instead.

On Mar 16, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

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Trump tells famed golfer that Putin didn’t invade Ukraine when he was in office because they’re friends, video shows

He also said he pledged to nuke Moscow.

On Mar 4, 2022 by Claire Goforth

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Did a Ukrainian newspaper dox 120,000 Russian soldiers?

Experts are urging caution

On Mar 1, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

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Was this Chechen general really killed right after bragging that he was ‘coming for you Ukraine’ in a viral video?

The viral video blew up Reddit.

On Feb 28, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

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Submitting docs to WikiLeaks is seemingly impossible amid uptick in hacktivism against Russia

None of the transparency group's secure methods work.

On Feb 28, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

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Actress AnnaLynne McCord’s cringe Putin poetry video is the new ‘Imagine’

Your move, Gal Gadot.

On Feb 24, 2022 by Audra Schroeder

Membership options.

No, you can’t use Patreon to buy missiles for Ukraine (updated)

Claims spreading across Twitter are misleading and false.

On Feb 24, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

Thirst comments under Vladimir Putin Instagram page.

‘I’ll be a good little kitten’: People are leaving thirst comments under Vladimir Putin Instagram pages to ‘stop war’

'Imagine this is in the history books 50 years from now.'

On Jan 30, 2022 by Dan Latu

A cartoon of Trump and Putin.

Disinformation experts raise questions over leak ‘proving’ Putin helped Trump in 2016

Questions are being raised over a report from the Guardian detailing allegedly leaked Russian documents.

On Jul 15, 2021 by Mikael Thalen

Joe Biden and Vladimir Putin

Biden just smiled at Putin. Conservatives are melting down

Was the smile bad or good? Internet pundits are divided across party lines.

On Jun 16, 2021 by David Covucci