First and second place for fake NZ news go to…


In the fake news stakes, the Spinoff wins hands down with this emphatic doozy.

When they realised that they were completely WRONG they removed the article and replaced it with just two words…

Good ugh

Screenshot: Whaleoil

Second place for fake news goes to Stuff.

When they realised that they were completely wrong they rewrote their article and admitted that the event was never called off.

The promoter for controversial Right-wing Canadian speakers Stefan Molyneux and Lauren Southern says the pair will visit Auckland after all.

“It was never off”, Axiomatic Event’s David Pellowe told?Stuff?from Australia.

The pair will speak at a still-secret venue in Auckland, which?will be disclosed to ticket holders?by text or email with 24 hours notice.[…]