The Presidential Daily Brief


  1. Blogger Admits She Never Had Cancer

    She built a fortune on deception. Australian Belle Gibson, who claimed to have cured multiple cancers with natural remedies, has admitted that “none of it’s true.” Doctors suspected the 23-year-old lied about curing brain cancer by giving up gluten and sugar, but alarm bells really sounded when she failed to donate $300,000 to charity as promised. This will no doubt destroy her brand, including a cookbook, app and huge social media following. But while police may be willing to forget, cancer sufferers are unlikely to forgive.

    BoingBong, Mashable

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