Top 10 Fake News Stories of 2016

Fake news has been a dominating story of 2016, with some even placing the results of the presidential election firmly at the feet of fake news. From political stories to tweets that almost started nuclear wars to just plain bizarre articles, our news has been full of fake stories this year. Some of them originated from hoax sites and some of them actually originated from mainstream media before the facts came out. Click through the gallery to see some of the biggest fake news stories of 2016 and some of the craziest. Of course, there were so many that we can't possibly get to all of them in this story, so we're highlighting some of the biggest, the most troubling, or the most entertaining. Can you think of something we missed that should be listed here? Let us know in the comments below. (Getty)

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You forgot to add the months of bogus polls saying Hillary Clinton would win, LOL

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