Is Ó Briain dead. Hoax news website News 360 (meganews360.com) posted a fake news article titled’’ BREAKING: Irish Stand-Up Comedian And Tv Host Ó Briain Dies In A Tragic Car Crash’’ The fake article opens:
An Irish stand up-comedian and television presenter, Dara Ó Briain passed away early hours of this morning after the vehicle he was travelling with fell into a ravine along the Patrick Street in Dublin city centre after colliding with a government vehicle.
Loyal Followers of Irish Stand-Up Comedian And Tv Host Ó Briain, Ó Briain have been wondering whether their Irish Stand-Up Comedian is still alive or dead. Meaning the hash-tag ” Ó Briain dead ” has been trending and news about Dara Ó Briain’s death have seen many interest. Many are still wondering if Dara Ó Briain is really dead , many cant still believe Dara Ó Briain is dead.
In what turned out to be a hoax, the amorphous website (meganews360) either faked the news to attract readership to boost hits or was grossly misinformed by a source of which I doubt.