The internet has made lying about yourself a whole lot easier - facts have gotten harder to verify, and there are enough random crazy stories you see on a daily basis that you more or less stop questioning all the weird stuff you read.
But a lot of it is obvious bullshit. Like, a little TOO obvious.
1. Oh no, call 911 and see if Photoshop has a "stitches" filter!
2. ISIS is getting sloppy, apparently.
3. "...and then I got sucked into the world of...