TikTok Users Are Inventing Wild Theories to Explain Its Mysterious Algorithm
No one knows how TikTok’s For You page algorithm works, so users have taken it upon themselves to construct their own theories.
Where the ‘Crisis Actor’ Conspiracy Theory Comes From
Every time there's a mass shooting, victims get baselessly accused of being paid actors thanks to these conspiracy theory bloggers.
Area 51 Nostalgia Yearns for a Time When Evil Had to Hide
Games, conspiracy culture, and what we glimpse beneath the veil of constructed realities.
Inside the Conspiracy Theory That the Royal Baby Is Actually Two Weeks Old
Strange things go on in the comments of the Daily Mail.
This Theme Park Devoted to Ancient Aliens Really Makes You Think
One of the park's main attractions is a flight simulator that suggests Peru's Nazca Lines might be a landing strip for alien craft.
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Inside the Far-Right Conspiracy Movement That's Preparing for a Showdown With Germany's Government
“These are people who believe themselves to be in a permanent state of war.”
Facebook and Instagram Just Banned Alex Jones and a Bunch of Other Far-right People
Alex Jones, Milo Yiannopoulos, and Laura Loomer are all out.
We Live in a Splinter Dimension From the 80s, Says This Guy
We spent a day with Louie Veleski, Australia's most popular "Mandala Effect" truther.
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This Man Thinks He Knows What Happened to Missing Flight MH370
“It shattered on impact.”
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YouTube Is Incentivising Vloggers to Promote Conspiracy Theories
And there's no easy fix in sight.
How YouTube Drives Shane Dawson and Other Creators to Conspiracy Theories
YouTube structurally prioritizes audience feedback, which can drive content-makers to promote conspiracy theories or hate.
The 'Beast of Gévaudan' Killed Hundreds in 18th Century France. What Was It?
Records from the time attributed hundreds of deaths to a mysterious beast creature that may have been a wolf, a lion, or something else entirely.