Over the past few years, a guy named Robert Lee has been claiming to be a descendant of Confederate General and alleged namesake Robert E. Lee and making the rounds calling for the removal of Confederate statues throughout the country.

But according to the Washington Post’s fact-checker, this was all BS:


Lee stands by “the records [he’s] seen and worked with” but he’s “taking some time away”:

Man, there will be a lot of corrections on this one. Here he is a guest of Gov. Ralph Northam in VA:

This guy was everywhere!