Old Bill Mitchell Tweet Resurfaces After COVID-19 Deaths Surpass 55,000

Screenshots have been circulating online showing right-wing commentator Bill Mitchell suggesting that the coronavirus will never kill 55,000 people in the U.S. The Daily Dot is committed to filtering the noise every day as COVID-19 seizes the internet’s attention worldwide. We bring you stories on everything related to the viral pandemic, from the state response to social media …

Woman Who Faked Cancer Charged with Fraud After Crowdfunding $55,000

A young woman is being charged with fraud because she led a bunch of people online into thinking that she had cancer and solicited them into giving her money via a crowdfunding campaign. The only problem: she wasn’t actually ill. I know that times are tough for some people. And whenever I get those calls …