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On Rumours: How Falsehoods Spread, Why We Believe Them, What Can Be Done
Sunstein, Cass R
Describes the social and pyschological forces that make the spread of misinformation inevitable. Its argument runs like this: whether or not we choose to believe something, and whether we feel incline...
From Internet Scams to Urban Legends, Planet (hoa)X to the Bible Code
The Snuff Film
The Making of an Urban Legend
Stine, Scott Aaron
One of the most enduring, and little-recognized, urban legends about cinema is the "snuff film," in which actresses are supposedly actually killed onscreen. Over the course of nearly a quarter century...