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Student says Trump backers recruited him for Buttigieg smear

A Michigan college student says pro-Trump agitators recruited him to falsely claim he was raped by Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg, then published the smear without his permission.

jacob wohl - Associated Press
2:51pm PDT - April 30th, 2019

Man says Buttigieg never assaulted him, blames conservative activists for claim

Hunter Kelly alleged conservative activists Jacob Wohl and Jack Burkman authored a fake sexual assault claims against Pete Buttigieg in his name.

jacob wohl - NBC News
1:25pm PDT - April 30th, 2019

Man says conservative activists responsible for fake Buttigieg assault claim

Hunter Kelly alleged conservative activists Jacob Wohl and Jack Burkman authored a fake sexual assault claims against Pete Buttigieg in his name.

jacob wohl - NBC News
1:25pm PDT - April 30th, 2019

A news report says right-wing activists made false sexual assault claims against Buttigieg. It’s a charge rooted in homophobia.

Internet provocateur Jacob Wohl and lobbyist Jack Burkman allegedly tried to convince young gay Republicans to say Buttigieg sexually assaulted them, the Daily Beast reports.

jacob wohl - The Washington Post
12:42pm PDT - April 30th, 2019

Pete Buttigieg falsely accused of sexual assault by 'right-wing trolls' fearing 'terminal threat' to Trump presidency

The accuser now says he was swept up in a 'despicable' set up against the 2020 hopeful

jacob wohl - Independent
10:40am PDT - April 30th, 2019

Jacob Wohl Accused Of Fabricating Sexual Assault Claim Against Pete Buttigieg

The fringe-right grifter, alongside conspiracy theorist Jack Burkman, allegedly tried to smear the presidential hopeful by soliciting fake sexual assault...

jacob wohl - The Huffington Post
9:27am PDT - April 30th, 2019

How pro-Trump grifters used Medium to smear Pete Buttigieg

Medium cultivates an image of high-end content from journalists and authors, but it allowed a nasty smear to take root.

jacob wohl - Vice News
9:26am PDT - April 30th, 2019

Pete Buttigieg Assault Accuser, Hunter Kelly, Says Jacob Wohl and Jack Burkman Tricked Him Into Medium Hoax

Michigan college student Hunter Kelly says smear merchants Jacob Wohl and Jack Burkman tricked him into being part of a hoax.

jacob wohl - Google News
8:56am PDT - April 30th, 2019

Trump supporters allegedly recruited gay men to falsely accuse Buttigieg of rape

Far-right conspiracy theorists Jacob Wohl and Jack Burkman are accused to faking assault allegations against the Democratic candidate.

jacob wohl - Vice News
7:54am PDT - April 30th, 2019

Trump supporters allegedly recruited gay men to falsely accuse Buttigieg of rape

Far-right conspiracy theorists Jacob Wohl and Jack Burkman are accused to faking assault allegations against the Democratic candidate.

jacob wohl - Vice News
7:41am PDT - April 30th, 2019

The Daily 202: Stacey Abrams not running for Senate in Georgia is another recruiting blow for national Democrats

Top recruits in Montana, Colorado and Texas have passed on Senate bids to run for president.

jacob wohl - The Washington Post
7:29am PDT - April 30th, 2019

Power Up: Joe Biden said Trumpism is an aberration. Is he right?

Many historians don't think so.

jacob wohl - The Washington Post
3:43am PDT - April 30th, 2019

Dr. Google is making real doctors' jobs harder. And putting patients at risk.

With misleading medical news metastasizing across the internet, the management and prevention of illnesses is becoming more treacherous.

jacob wohl - NBC News
2:05am PDT - April 30th, 2019

Sex-scandal hoaxer Jacob Wohl accused of running sex scandal hoax on Pete Buttigieg

Jacob Wohl, who became notorious after his attempt to set up special counsel Robert Mueller on fake rape charges imploded, has been accused of targeting Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg with a similar stunt. Read Full Article at RT.com

jacob wohl - RT
9:58pm PDT - April 29th, 2019

Pete Buttigieg is falsely accused of sexual assaulting college student

Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg has been falsely accused of sexually assaulting a 21-year-old university student in a stunt allegedly made up by two right-wing trolls.

jacob wohl - Daily Mail
8:03pm PDT - April 29th, 2019

Pete Buttigieg was falsely accused of sexual assault in a stunt concocted by conspiracy theorist Jacob Wohl

A 21-year-old college student named Hunter Kelly appeared to publish a Medium post on Monday alleging that South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg had sexually assaulted him earlier this year. But Kelly told The Daily Beast later on Monday that he didn't wri…

jacob wohl - Business Insider
6:53pm PDT - April 29th, 2019

Twitter has suspended multiple fake pro-Schultz accounts since January: report

Twitter has suspended a number of accounts supporting Howard Schultz since January for violating the social media giant's fake accounts policies, NBC News...

jacob wohl - The Hill
12:32pm PST - March 4th, 2019

What a Kamala Harris Meme Can Teach Us About Fighting Fake News in 2020

I tracked the spread of a bogus claim about the candidate. Here’s what I learned.

jacob wohl - Politico
6:27am PST - March 3rd, 2019

Trump's North Korea Meeting Tops This Week's Internet News

In other headlines: Michael Cohen went to Washington and some people said things they (probably) shouldn't on Twitter.

jacob wohl - Wired
6:00am PST - March 3rd, 2019

Gab browser extension puts a far-right comments section on every site

Gab, the "free speech" social network that's become a haven for the far-right, has launched a browser extension that creates an alternative comments section for any website. The "Dissenter" plug-in -- which appears as a sidebar once enabled -- allows Gab user…

jacob wohl - Engadget
6:46am PST - March 1st, 2019

Recode Daily: AT&T’s $80 billion-plus takeover of Time Warner gets the green light — again

Plus: Presidential candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar is critical of big tech, but she’ll raise money there anyway; US Cyber Command “basically took the IRA offline” during the 2018 midterms; finding the “oddly satisfying” on the internet.

jacob wohl - Recode
4:53am PST - February 27th, 2019

Twitter suspends far-right activist Jacob Wohl for creating accounts to allegedly manipulate the U.S. presidential election - The Washington Post

Twitter suspends far-right activist Jacob Wohl for creating accounts to allegedly manipulate the U.S. presidential election The Washington Post Jacob Wohl Proud to Be 'Number-One Trending Topic' After Twitter Ban The Daily Beast Twitter bans Trump-supporting …

jacob wohl - The Washington Post
4:00pm PST - February 26th, 2019

Twitter bans right-wing activist Jacob Wohl over fake accounts

Twitter has cracked down on one of its more overt offenders. The social network told Daily Beast it has banned conservative activist Jacob Wohl for "multiple violations" of its rules by creating and running numerous fake accounts. He'd admitted to...

jacob wohl - Engadget
3:59pm PST - February 26th, 2019

Conspiracy theorist Jacob Wohl banned from Twitter for creating fake accounts

Twitter announced on Tuesday it has permanently suspended conspiracy theorist Jacob Wohl after the social media giant accused him of creating fake accounts and committing "multiple violations" of its rules."The acc...

jacob wohl - The Hill
3:25pm PST - February 26th, 2019

Twitter suspends conservative activist Jacob Wohl after he admits to making fake accounts

Jacob Wohl, a conservative activist, was banned from Twitter on Tuesday for operating a ring of fake accounts.

jacob wohl - NBC News
2:31pm PST - February 26th, 2019

RT @LokayFOX5: Reading @lpandell’s fascinatingly disturbing piece on Jacob Wohl, and how he catfished an innocent woman to advance his poli…

Jamie McCarty (@JamieMcCarty)
7:33pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @TheRickWilson: This story is riveting, and horrifying. We joke about Jacob Wohl, but hes a sociopath and con man who needs to spend h…

Rick (@slickrickspoker)
7:26pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @ShallowVent: @DavidWohl @realDonaldTrump @CNN Hey David, why don't you try be a good Dad on Father's Day. Quit fellating Trump on Twitt…

FanofTownesVanZandt@magasNeedABrain2Share (@debbiejoy1007)
7:25pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @GordonSm3: Catfished by Jacob Wohl by @lpandell https://t.co/2clPUHVOxR

Elizabeth Crow (@CrowElizabeth)
7:25pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

Catfished by Jacob Wohl by @lpandell https://t.co/2clPUHVOxR

Gordon Andrews (@GordonSm3)
7:22pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @TheRickWilson: This story is riveting, and horrifying. We joke about Jacob Wohl, but hes a sociopath and con man who needs to spend h…

Brenda (@Brenda36792138)
7:21pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

This schadenfreude is irresistible ... "Catfished by Jacob Wohl" by @lpandell https://t.co/vejqug3R1M

Andrew Galvin (@andrew_galvin)
7:19pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @TheRickWilson: This story is riveting, and horrifying. We joke about Jacob Wohl, but hes a sociopath and con man who needs to spend h…

Kedgie (@kedgie)
7:03pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @TheRickWilson: This story is riveting, and horrifying. We joke about Jacob Wohl, but hes a sociopath and con man who needs to spend h…

A Lisciandrello (@ldrello481)
7:00pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @TheRickWilson: This story is riveting, and horrifying. We joke about Jacob Wohl, but hes a sociopath and con man who needs to spend h…

Julie Johnson (@jmichellej98)
6:59pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @TheRickWilson: This story is riveting, and horrifying. We joke about Jacob Wohl, but hes a sociopath and con man who needs to spend h…

Patty Welsh (@psw08210)
6:58pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @TheRickWilson: This story is riveting, and horrifying. We joke about Jacob Wohl, but hes a sociopath and con man who needs to spend h…

Mrs. J (@mrsjjohnston)
6:52pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

It's hilarious to me that idiots like Jacob Wohl and Laura Loomer can't have a Twitter account, but a dude that murdered two people in the 90's has absolutely no problem.

Robocop ToasterMan (@TehBenSVX)
6:44pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @TheRickWilson: This story is riveting, and horrifying. We joke about Jacob Wohl, but hes a sociopath and con man who needs to spend h…

Doctor Patois (@drpatois)
6:43pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @TheRickWilson: This story is riveting, and horrifying. We joke about Jacob Wohl, but hes a sociopath and con man who needs to spend h…

Testimonial_of_Zip (@OfTestimonial)
6:37pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @lpandell: An oil heiress hires a private eye, not realizing he’s political troll Jacob Wohl—or that he’s aiming to wrap her up in a doo…

Johnny Footlong (@RGEEZY)
5:33pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @TheRickWilson: This story is riveting, and horrifying. We joke about Jacob Wohl, but hes a sociopath and con man who needs to spend h…

Patty (@2havefun72)
5:33pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @TheRickWilson: This story is riveting, and horrifying. We joke about Jacob Wohl, but hes a sociopath and con man who needs to spend h…

Terese Zimmerman (@TZZToday)
5:32pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @TheRickWilson: This story is riveting, and horrifying. We joke about Jacob Wohl, but hes a sociopath and con man who needs to spend h…

Brad Burch (@BradBurch16)
5:32pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @TheRickWilson: This story is riveting, and horrifying. We joke about Jacob Wohl, but hes a sociopath and con man who needs to spend h…

Debbie Reaves (@MAH1007)
5:32pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @lpandell: An oil heiress hires a private eye, not realizing he’s political troll Jacob Wohl—or that he’s aiming to wrap her up in a doo…

BJ Bethel (@BJBethelTweets)
5:30pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @TheRickWilson: This story is riveting, and horrifying. We joke about Jacob Wohl, but hes a sociopath and con man who needs to spend h…

Diane Harris (@DhLadylaw)
5:30pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @TheRickWilson: This story is riveting, and horrifying. We joke about Jacob Wohl, but hes a sociopath and con man who needs to spend h…

Dogs.Coffee.Aliens. (@WelcomeNewAmer1)
5:29pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @TheRickWilson: This story is riveting, and horrifying. We joke about Jacob Wohl, but hes a sociopath and con man who needs to spend h…

JustRead (@jockey4books)
5:29pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @TheRickWilson: This story is riveting, and horrifying. We joke about Jacob Wohl, but hes a sociopath and con man who needs to spend h…

Audrey (@AudreyK27)
5:27pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @TheRickWilson: This story is riveting, and horrifying. We joke about Jacob Wohl, but hes a sociopath and con man who needs to spend h…

Nicole Boyson (@nikir1)
5:26pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @TheRickWilson: This story is riveting, and horrifying. We joke about Jacob Wohl, but hes a sociopath and con man who needs to spend h…

William Thomas (@WC531943)
5:24pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @TheRickWilson: This story is riveting, and horrifying. We joke about Jacob Wohl, but hes a sociopath and con man who needs to spend h…

#DonTheCon (@BloatedPOTUS)
5:24pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @FlyingOverTr0ut: Just heard Owen Benjamin say the n word at the LAX Renaissance Hotel. Him, Jacob Wohl, & Jesse Lee Peterson will be he…

Winifred Davis (@DocCuttlefish)
5:24pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @TheRickWilson: This story is riveting, and horrifying. We joke about Jacob Wohl, but hes a sociopath and con man who needs to spend h…

Bill O’Keefe (@thatbillokeefe)
5:24pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @TheRickWilson: This story is riveting, and horrifying. We joke about Jacob Wohl, but hes a sociopath and con man who needs to spend h…

Julie Sirrs (@JulieSirrs)
5:23pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @TheRickWilson: This story is riveting, and horrifying. We joke about Jacob Wohl, but hes a sociopath and con man who needs to spend h…

Karen Devine (@karendevine84)
5:22pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

Jacob Wohl: Remove Rep. Ilhan Omar from the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Sign the Petition! https://t.co/8xMV8TBzA5 via @Change

Cathy ann (@ccahart)
9:07pm PDT - June 12th, 2019

RT @willsommer: Jacob Wohl associate Jack Burkman is bragging about how many push-ups he can do. https://t.co/nxYyiUlvXu

cat dad, liz lad (@snarkesq)
6:58pm PDT - June 12th, 2019
RT @CharlesDardaman: But if Jacob Wohl is banned how will we send him pictures of him as corn? https://t.co/r3FbaK2EGt

RT @CharlesDardaman: But if Jacob Wohl is banned how will we send him pictures of him as corn? https://t.co/r3FbaK2EGt

Onesecondname (@Onesecondname)
5:48pm PDT - June 12th, 2019

RT @GENmag: Meet the oil heiress recruited by Jacob Wohl into falsely accusing Robert Mueller of rape https://t.co/4X1Knak8jl

Norman James (@CrsngthDrknss)
5:33pm PDT - June 12th, 2019

RT @willsommer: Jacob Wohl associate Jack Burkman is bragging about how many push-ups he can do. https://t.co/nxYyiUlvXu

Mary Ramirez (@MaryDram)
5:30pm PDT - June 12th, 2019

RT @GENmag: Meet the oil heiress recruited by Jacob Wohl into falsely accusing Robert Mueller of rape https://t.co/4X1Knak8jl

E. K. Fleming (@1jasliz)
5:17pm PDT - June 12th, 2019

RT @willsommer: Jacob Wohl associate Jack Burkman is bragging about how many push-ups he can do. https://t.co/nxYyiUlvXu

Michael Ortiz (@Ortiz_A_M)
5:13pm PDT - June 12th, 2019

RT @TheRickWilson: I have seen the face of 60-year-old Jacob Wohl. https://t.co/PTWIRGGLze

Deep State Lister (@DaveListerDwarf)
2:50am PDT - June 12th, 2019