Walmart tries to stamp out Black Friday stabbing hoax

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http://twitter.com/#!/WalmartNewsroom/status/407909021921062912

Once again, a story from The Daily Currant — “an English language online satirical newspaper”— has been mistaken for reality. This time, it was the fictional story of a multiple stabbing at a Chicago Walmart that seemed just crazy enough to be true, and which spread far enough to compel Walmart to issue a tweet correcting the record.

http://twitter.com/#!/KasieShotts/status/407365832876900352
http://twitter.com/#!/hopper_whitney/status/407231791775248384
http://twitter.com/#!/cheriejohnson75/status/407376175091036160
http://twitter.com/#!/oliviabernardi/status/408007510428491776
http://twitter.com/#!/JamiCat34/status/407967474953764864
http://twitter.com/#!/rrabster/status/407933653113532416

The rumor really is spreading.

http://twitter.com/#!/Kingdevv/status/407991368691101696

Read more: http://twitchy.com/2013/12/03/walmart-tries-to-stamp-out-black-friday-stabbing-hoax/

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