Fake news (also known as junk news, pseudo-news, alternative facts or hoax news) is a form of news consisting of deliberate disinformation or hoaxes spread via traditional news media (print and broadcast) or online social media.
Come off it!
Don’t be silly!
That’s not true!
Frankly, I doubt that!
That’s a barefaced lie!
Let’s not get carried away!
What a load of codswallop!
That’s a cock-and-bull story!
Well, that’s a little farfetched!
Honestly, I don’t believe that!
That’s obviously false/made up!
That’s a fib/a falsehood/(an) untruth!
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