Stars Are Dying ... on Twitter

Jackie Chan is the latest star to fall victim to a Twitter hoax claiming he's dead. He's not alone: Kanye, Lindsay and more have all "died" in 140 characters

OWEN WILSON

Another actor reported to die in a snowboarding accident, Wilson allegedly perished in Switzerland. The story was, of course, false – and the result of a fake Web site called Fake a Wish, where users can input names to create realistic-looking, albeit entirely untrue, news reports.