There have been rumors going around that Mark Zuckerburg was going to shut down Facebook because he “want[ed] his old life back.”

CNN emailed the Facebook Director of Corporate Communications Larry Yu if the rumor was true, and he said, “The answer is no, so please help us put an end to this silliness.” He also said, “We didn’t get the memo about shutting down and there’s lots to do, so we’ll just keep cranking away like always.”

The site that started this rumor that has also reported on impending alien attacks and false reports of a Michelle Obama pregnancy.

Facebook NOT shutting down March 15 –