David is a frequent commentator, contributor, and author.

He is available for interview and commentary by reaching out to hello@main-rose.com.

 

Press

 
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"How the Truth Set Snopes Free"

The Webby Awards, 19 October 2016

 

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An Interview with the Editor of Snopes

The Washington Post, 17 December 2015

 

So Who’s Checking the Fact-Finders? We Are

The Florida Times-Union, 29 September 2012

 

At Snopes.com, Rumors Are Held Up to the Light

The New York Times, 15 July 2010

 

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Chain E-Mail … Like That’s a Bad Thing

The [Terre Haute] Tribune Star, 28 April 2010

 

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At Snopes, a Quest to Debunk Misinformation Online

The New York Times, 4 April 2010

 

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Rumor Detectives: True Story or Online Hoax?

Reader’s Digest, April 2009

 

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Snopes.com

FactCheck, April 2009

 

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Site Busts the Web’s Biggest Myths

NPR, 20 March 2010

 

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Too Good To Be True? It Usually Is

Washington Post, 28 September 2008

 

Snopes: The Website That Explodes Urban Myths

The Guardian, 16 June 2008

 

Interview with David Mikkelson, Barbara Mikkelson

CNN Sunday Morning, 2 May 2004

Rumors Put Through Mill

Los Angeles Times, 22 August 2004

 

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Don’t Believe Everything You Read Online

BBC News, 15 August 2003

 

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For Snopes.com, Debunking the Bambi Hoax Was All in a Day’s Work

Online Journalism Review, 31 July 2003

 

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Urban Legends Reference Pages

The Christian Science Monitor, 13 June 2003

 

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Web Site Separates Fact from Urban Legend

Hollywood Reporter, 7 September 2002

 

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True and Untrue Urban Legends

ABC News, 19 February 2002

 

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The Rumor Busters

Salon, 31 October 2001

 

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Terrorist Urban Legends

NPR, 26 September 2001

 

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Internet Spreads Myths, and Debunks Them Too

Chicago Tribune, 6 August 1998

 

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Site-Seeing — ‘The Urban Legends Reference Pages’

The Seattle Times, 3 May 1998

 

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What Debunks a Legend Most? Research

Los Angeles Times, 6 October 1997

 

Only Connect: Urban Legends Reference Pages
The New Yorker, 6 October 1997