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dope story

[ dohp-stawr-ee ]
/ ˈdoʊp ˌstɔr i /
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noun Slang.
an often false or speculative journalistic article based on information that has been leaked to the press.
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Origin of dope story

First recorded in 1940–45; dope (in the slang sense “information, news”)

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