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By PolitiFact Staff September 14, 2021

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  • PolitiFact is part of the Poynter Institute for Media Studies, which is also home to MediaWise, a fact-checking and digital media literacy initiative.
  • In 2020, they partnered with Tyler Oakley to debunk the claim that celebrity Jason Derulo fell down the stairs at the Met Gala.
  • Derulo has said the claim is a hoax.
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