....will provide ready-made responses to counter conservative misinformation contained in the most common and most egregious chain and viral emails. This tool will allow you to swiftly respond to emails with fact-based replies.
Cut, paste, send. Pretty soon, I've found they stop sending the e-mails.
Saturday, September 05, 2009
This Is a Great Idea!
I know I get sick to death of conservative family members, and some annoying strangers, spamming me with those e-mails some lying sack of shit has written and spread worldwide, full of outright lies and phony stories designed to stir up rage over things that never happened and fear over proposals no one ever made. I like to go to Factcheck.org or snopes.com, find the articlle on there that refutes it (and they are, invariably, completely untrue) and send it to everyone on the recipient list. Well now MediaMatters.org has compiled a handy resource for countering that bullshit. Their EMail Checker: