I don’t use Facebook much at all but happened to look at an email link someone sent me. That’s when I noticed the fake ESPN.com story advertisement about some actor dying which links to a fake ESPN “news” site selling testosterone-like supplements.

Fake News Advertisers on Facebook

Fake Facebook News Advertisers

Not only is Facebook hosting fake news but they’re accepting paid advertisements promoting fake news from fake domains:

Fake News Advertisers on Facebook

Fake Facebook News Advertisers

Posted by Jeff Reifman

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