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    Cheaper MacBook Among Latest Apple RumorsThree new iPhones and an updated Mac Mini are also reportedly in the works.
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    Amazon Is Reportedly Developing a Messaging App, Which, Okay, I GuessThe app is, according to rumors, called “Anytime.”
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    The Times May Have Launched a False Rumor About Rick PerryIt’s hard to square its most inflammatory claim with a statement Perry made after he was tapped to be head of the Department of Energy.
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    4chan Really Wants to Take Credit for the Rumors About Donald TrumpAlas, there is not enough meme magic in the world to make this a likely tale. That hasn’t stopped the usual suspects from spreading it, though.
  5. The Internet’s Conservative Fever Swamps Aren’t Going Away, So We Need to AdaptIt’s probably time for everyone to give up on the idea that any level of denunciation or fact-checking can counter online gonzo media.
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    ‘Citizen Journalism’ Is a Catastrophe Right Now, and It’ll Only Get WorseIn theory, the internet could be a great place for crowdsourced journalism, analysis, and debunking. In theory.
  7. The Irrelevant-GIF Outrage Cycle Is Making Everyone DumberThere will always be more outrage. This will never end.
  8. Time-Yahoo Merger Could Be the AOL Time Warner of the TeensTime Inc. officials met with bankers to “discuss the possibility” of joining with Yahoo. 
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    Dearborn Muslims Protested ISIS, and You Can Probably Guess What Happened NextThere seems to be no bottom to the internet’s deep well of fear over American Muslims.
  10. bill de blasio’s new york
    The NYPD Probably Wants You to Think That de Blasio Smokes WeedMakes sense!
  11. mario cuomo
    From the Archives: Mario Cuomo and Those Mob RumorsWhen Mario Cuomo said he wasn’t running for president in 1988, some people thought that he had something to hide.
  12. morning news news
    Couric Might Be Substitute Today Show HostDuring Savannah Guthrie’s maternity leave.
  13. bill de blasio’s new york
    Bill De Blasio Is Probably, Maybe Going to Hire Bill Bratton to Run the NYPDAccording to “sources close to the NYPD.”
  14. ash-stained wretches
    Feds Don’t Know What Caused the Rim Fire, But Rule Out Pot GrowA local fire chief started the rumor.
  15. scandal-stained wretches
    James Murdoch Might Have to Take a Time-OutThis is what happens when you work for your dad.
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    There Could Be Yet Another Republican Interested in Entering the GOP PrimaryThe Paul Ryan rumors are here.
  17. hardest working man in show business
    Lucas Van Praag Is Getting His Mojo BackBaroque adverbs are creeping back into statements from Goldman Sachs.
  18. oh albany!
    Chris Smith: What We’ve Learned From the Paterson CircusThe sideshows may have been better than the real thing would have been.
  19. david paterson
    Paterson Defiant Amidst RumorsGovernor gets quippy for reporters.
  20. oh albany!
    We Are Now Entering Day Five of Coverage of a Times Story That Hasn’t Even Been Completed YetAt this point, the story could never live up to the awesome rumors that are surrounding it.
  21. david paterson
    Paterson Reportedly to Resign Monday Following Times StoryNot so Super Sunday for Governor.
  22. oh albany!
    Rumors Abound About Paterson-Scandal Exposé [Updated]Whispers that have been buzzing around Albany for a couple of weeks finally broke the surface today.
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    A Short History of Goldman Spokesman Lucas Van Praag’s Most Withering Rebuttals“This speculation transcends the simply stupid and takes it to an entirely new level.”
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    Brangelina Rumored to Be Splitting UpThe rumors have never been this widespread.
  25. secretary of awesome
    Could Hillary Clinton Replace Joe Biden on the Ticket in 2012?That’s the latest “hot” rumor. Ooohh, be careful, it’s hot.
  26. the lindsay protests too much
    Lindsay Lohan Denies Rumor No One Has Heard Yet“Hahahaha my publicist just called me & said she heard I was in a psych ward!!!! Hahaha WHAT IS WRONG with people????”
  27. ‘Nylon’ Not ShutteringDespite Internet rumors, the London/New York pop-culture rag is still alive and well.