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Just because you saw it on the Internet doesn't mean it's true

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June 28, 2013

We get lots of information forwarded to us by e-mail, on interesting web sites or via social networking. But not all sources of information are reliable. Just because a friend forwarded you something doesn't mean it's true. Check it out before you either act on it or forward it to someone else. Why is this a preparedness tip? Because during an emergency there is a lot of information flying around -- and we need to be sure what is true.

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