The encyclopedia of misinformation : a compendium of imitations, spoofs, delusions, simulations, counterfeits, impostors, illusions, confabulations, skullduggery, frauds, pseudoscience, propaganda, hoaxes, flimflam, pranks, hornswoggle, conspiracies & miscellaneous fakery / Rex Sorgatz.

Author
Sorgatz, Rex [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
1st ed.
Published/​Created
New York : Abrams, 2018.
Description
1 online resource (255 pages) : illustrations

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Contents
  • Cover
  • Title Page
  • Dedication
  • Contents
  • Introduction
  • 3D Printing
  • 13th Floor, The
  • 555-2368
  • Aether
  • Agnotology
  • Alien Space Bats
  • Alt-History
  • Alternative Facts
  • Anti-Vaxxers
  • Apocrypha
  • Archies, The
  • Area 51
  • Astroturfing
  • Auto-Tune
  • Autobiography of Howard Hughes
  • Automated Dialogue Replacement
  • Backfire Effect
  • Backmasking
  • Backwards R
  • Bananadine
  • Barnum Effect
  • Barron, John
  • Beanie Baby Bubble
  • Behold a Pale Horse
  • Bellman's Fallacy
  • Berenstain Bears Conspiracy
  • Big Lie, The
  • Birthers
  • Black Propaganda
  • Blair, Jayson
  • The Blair Witch Project
  • Bogus Pipeline
  • Bonsai Kitten
  • Botox
  • Brain in a Vat
  • Buggs, The
  • Bullshit
  • Canary Trap
  • Canned Heat
  • Cannibal Holocaust
  • Capgras Delusion
  • Cardiff Giant
  • Catfish
  • Celebrity Sex Tapes
  • Chewbacca Defense
  • Chilean Sea Bass
  • Chinese Art Reproduction
  • Chinese Whispers
  • Church of SubGenius
  • Clapter
  • Claque
  • Clickbait
  • Clifton, Tony
  • Cognitive Dissonance
  • Cold Fusion
  • Coleman, Allegra
  • Concern Trolling
  • Confidence Game
  • Confirmation Bias
  • Cosplay
  • Cotard Delusion
  • Crisis Actors
  • Cryptids
  • Cunningham's Law
  • Cyborg
  • Dark Energy
  • Dark Side of the Rainbow
  • Deep State
  • Defictionalized Products
  • Doe, John
  • Dolezal, Rachel
  • Dolly
  • Donkey Punch
  • Doublethink
  • Dream Argument
  • Dress, The
  • Eliza Effect
  • Esperanto
  • Esquivalience
  • Exploding Pop Rocks
  • F for Fake
  • Factoid
  • Fake Shemp
  • False Flag Operation
  • Fanfic
  • Filter Bubble
  • Finstagram
  • Fiverr
  • Flat Earth Theory
  • Foreign Branding
  • Fountain
  • Fourth Wall, The
  • Frankenfood
  • Fregoli Delusion
  • FUD
  • Gaslighting
  • Genovese, Kitty
  • Gerrymandering
  • Glass, Stephen
  • Gospel of Jesus's Wife
  • Greebles
  • Grunge Speak
  • Histories
  • Hitler Diaries
  • Homer
  • Honeypot.
  • Honeytrap
  • Houdini, Harry
  • Human Cloning
  • Humbuggery
  • Hypnosis
  • Idaho
  • If I Did It
  • Illegal Prime Number
  • Impostor Syndrome
  • Infinite Monkey Theorem
  • Internet Research Agency
  • Internet Troll
  • Jabberwocky
  • Jenkem
  • Joseph McCarthy's List
  • Karaoke
  • Kayfabe
  • Kettle Logic
  • Knockoff Handbags
  • Kuleshov Effect
  • Larp
  • Laugh Track
  • LeRoy, JT
  • Lie-to-Children
  • Long, Huey
  • Lorem Ipsum
  • Manchurian Candidate
  • Mandela Effect
  • Manning, David
  • March of Time, The
  • Masked Marauders, The
  • Mechanical Turk
  • Meme Magic
  • Mere-Exposure Effect
  • Method, The
  • Miku, Hatsune
  • Milli Vanilli
  • Million Little Pieces, A
  • Mimicry
  • Mockbuster
  • Modest Proposal, A
  • Moirologist
  • Mondegreen
  • Money
  • Moon Landing Hoax
  • Munchausen Syndrome
  • Nacirema
  • Naked Came the Stranger
  • Newspeak
  • Noble Lie
  • Noddy
  • Nonce Word
  • Not Even Wrong
  • Null Island
  • Omnipotence Paradox
  • One Million Dollar Paranormal Challenge
  • Operation Mindfuck
  • Order of the Occullt Hand
  • Orgasms
  • Overton Window
  • Pareidolia
  • Pascal's Wager
  • Passing
  • Paul is Dead
  • Phantom Limbs
  • Phantom Time Hypothess
  • Phantom Vibration Syndrome
  • Philosopher's Stone
  • Photoshopping
  • Placebo Effect
  • Plandid
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Plato's Cave
  • Polygraph
  • Ponzi Scheme
  • Pope Joan
  • Pornography
  • Potemkin Village
  • Prester John
  • Product Displacement
  • Product Placement
  • Protocols of the Elders of Zion, The
  • Pseudo-Event
  • Push Poll
  • Quid Pro Quo Gossip
  • Radar Chaff
  • Rape on Campus, A
  • Rashomon Effect
  • Rathergate
  • Ray's Pizza
  • RealDoll
  • Realist, The
  • Reality-Based Community
  • Red Murcury
  • Red Pill, The
  • Reichstag Fire
  • Report from Iron Mountain, The
  • Retconning
  • Robinson Crusoe
  • Rockefeller, Clark
  • Rorshach Test
  • Rosenhan Experiment
  • Ruiz, Rosie.
  • Rumsfeld Matrix, The
  • Sampuru
  • Santa Claus
  • Schrödinger's Cat
  • Sexual Conversion Therapy
  • Ship of Theseus
  • Shroud of Turing
  • Simulism
  • Slashfic
  • Sleepify
  • Slenderman
  • Smarks
  • Smithee, Alan
  • Snipe Hunt
  • Snopes
  • Sock Puppet
  • Sodium Pentothal
  • Sokal Hoax
  • Sophists
  • Steganography
  • Strategery
  • Streisand Effect
  • Subliminal Advertising
  • Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious
  • Swiftboating
  • Synthetic Diamonds
  • Tamagotchi Effect
  • Tate, Nat
  • Temp Music
  • Teoing
  • Tofurkey
  • Tommy Westphall Universe
  • Toyetic
  • Trap Streets
  • Treachery of Images, The
  • Tribute Bands
  • Trojan Horse
  • Trompe L'oeil
  • Truman Syndrome
  • Truth Claim
  • Truthiness
  • Tulipomania
  • Tupac Hologram
  • Turing Test
  • Turtles All the Way Down
  • Twerking Fail
  • Umwelt
  • Uncanny Valley
  • Unreliable Narrator
  • Utopia
  • Van Doren, Charles
  • Van Meegeren, Han
  • Viral Marketing
  • Virtue Signaling
  • Voight-Kampff Machine
  • Vomitoriums
  • War of the Worlds, The
  • Warhol, Andy
  • Washington Generals
  • Whataboutism
  • Whorfianism
  • Wiping
  • Woozle Effect
  • 'Work of Fiction' Disclaimer
  • X.A.I.
  • Xenu
  • Yellow Journalism
  • Zardulu
  • Zeno's Paradox
  • Afterword
  • Inspirations
  • Acknowledgments
  • Copyright Page.
ISBN
1-68335-234-3
OCLC
1029500019
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