Did a morgue in Michigan accidentally cremate their worker who feel asleep?
Find out what has just gone viral, and what the FACTS really are!
Claim : Napping Morgue Employee Cremated By Mistake!
People are sharing this shocking bit of news about an unfortunate morgue employee who got accidentally cremated after falling asleep on the job!
This one, which was apparently posted by ABC News, seems to validate the other stories about the unfortunate morgue employee…
Our Verdict : Fake Story By Satire Websites
For those who just want a simple Yes or No answer, this is yet another FAKE STORY by satire (fake story) websites.
Help stop the creation of such fake stories by BOYCOTTING fake story websites like Weekly Inquirer, news24, The Daily Star, Trendolizer, etc. DO NOT SHARE THEIR STORIES!
For the details why this is fake, please continue below….
Morgue Employee Cremated By Mistake : Hoax Debunked!
Okay, let’s start with why this is fake news, and move on to what the facts are…
Fact #1 : They Are Posted By Satire Websites
Websites like Weekly Inquirer, Trendolizer and news24 (The Daily Star) call themselves satire websites, but they are really nothing more than websites that copy and paste FAKE STORIES for the clicks.
They try their best to post shocking stories as if they are true, and doing their very best to conceal that the stories are not true. Most of them have only a tiny disclaimer at the bottom of every page, which we have to blow up to show you :
Fact #2 : That’s Not The Real ABC Website
What’s truly egregious is ABCNews-US.com, which is nothing more than a fake news website that tries to pass itself off as the real ABC News website – ABC.com.
The only reason they do this? To trick you into sharing their fake news, so that they get more page views.
Fact #3 : That’s The Hickory Hill Funeral Home
The picture they used is of the Hickory Hill Funeral Home in Fox Meadows, Tennessee.
That morgue gained notoriety in May 2016 after WREG exposed how the owner did not have an embalmer’s licence and abandoned two bodies inside after he closed down the business.
Fact #4 : The Story Isn’t Even Logical
Never mind the bad grammar and bad spelling peppering the story, the story has more holes than Swiss cheese.
- Even the most tired person would wake up if someone wheels the stretcher, and definitely when he’s being lifted and placed into a casket.
- Even the stupidest of morgue employees can see that their sleeping coworker is dressed differently, possibly even in a uniform?
- No one gets cremated on a stretcher. The dead body is first placed in a casket before being cremated.
- The cremation process takes a long time – about 1-2 hours – to reduce a body into ashes. Yet the story claimed that he was reduced to ashes even though they turned it off, after they heard him scream?
Fact #5 : It’s The Michigan Version Of The New York Cremation Hoax!
That fake story naturally went viral, and probably made satire websites a lot of money…
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