conspiracy theory

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New Mexico Sheriff Still Very Pissed About the Solar Observatory Mystery

"I think it’s chicken shit the way the FBI handled it."
River Donaghey
2 days ago
Canada

We Asked Flat Earthers What the Dumbest Conspiracy Is

“I don't think any conspiracy theory is stupid.”
Mack Lamoureux
8.10.18
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Stephen King's Son Thinks 'Jaws' Could Crack an Unsolved 1974 Murder

The theory connects one of Cape Cod's oldest cold cases to one key moment of the film.
Lauren Messman
8.7.18
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Fans Think This New 'Rick and Morty' Promo Might Hold a Secret Message

The show is crawling with hidden Easter eggs, and some fans think they might have found a new one.
Beckett Mufson
6.14.18
flat earth

I Went to a Flat Earth Convention to Meet Flat Earthers Like My Mom

And to find out how and why all these people in attendance got into the conspiracy theory.
Tom Usher
5.10.18
conspiracy theories

Study Finds That Conspiracy Theorists Just Want to Feel Special

Like when people only listen to "underground" music, but with poisoned water supplies and space Nazis.
Scott Oliver
9.27.17
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Russians Think Fidget Spinners Are the New Opiate of the Masses

Spinners are likely a "form of hypnosis" being used to "zombify" people, according to a Russian news report.
River Donaghey
7.19.17
Alt-Right

Unwrapping the 'Cultural Marxism' Nonsense the Alt-Right Loves

You might have heard the term thrown around by figureheads of the new radical right. This is what they're talking about and why they're wrong.
Scott Oliver
2.23.17
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The Pizzagate Shooter Could Face Up to Ten Years in Prison

Edgar Maddison Welch has been hit with a federal weapons charge after he stormed into a DC pizzeria with a military-grade assault rifle to investigate an online conspiracy theory.
Lauren Messman
12.13.16
Stuff

This Dude Accidentally Convinced the Internet That Finland Doesn't Exist

The theory weaves in Japanese fishing routes, Nokia phones, and the Trans-Siberian Railway to prove that Finland isn't real.
Mack Lamoureux
12.8.16
Stuff

An Interview with the Man Recreating 9/11 to 'Put Those Conspiracy Theories to Bed'

Paul Salo is in the process of raising $1.4 million, so he can fly a fully loaded jet into a skyscraper at 500 mph.
Oliver Hotham
5.31.16
Stuff

This Salt Lake City Day Care Has Become a Magnet for Conspiracy Theories

Is it a drug front? An organ harvesting operation? Or is it just a normal, slightly creepy day care?
Eric Peterson
2.23.16