Fake Sandy pics go viral

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by KREM.com

KREM

Posted on October 30, 2012 at 12:35 PM

Updated Thursday, Dec 5 at 5:49 PM

What you see might not always be true, and that saying could now apply to the Internet.

Experts say it’s very easy to spread misinformation on social media, especially when it comes to natural disasters.  Experts with buzzfeed.com compiled some pictures to watch out for in Superstorm Sandy coverage.

Several of the photos going viral online have been photoshopped, doctored, or are from other storms.  Take a look at some of them here.
 

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