Snopes

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Snopes

family of unscrupulous climbers, horse thieves, lechers, and murderers in Faulkner novels. [Am. Lit.: Benét, 940]
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Executive Director of the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights, Lawrence Lessig, Professor of Law at Stanford, founder of the school's Center for Internet and Society, Chair of the Creative Commons Project, and Barbara and David Mikkelson of snopes.
com), founded by a husband and wife team of researchers and writers, Barbara and David Mikkelson.
com, founded by the venerable urban legends debunkers Barbara and David Mikkelson, lists chain e-mails about Obama in the No.
David Mikkelson, the 1988 Golf Nut of the Year, averaged 449 rounds a year for six years.
The site is named for the family of characters who appear throughout the novels of William Faulkner, with "snopes" initially being the handle that David Mikkelson used when he first became active in Usenet discussion groups in the late 1980s.