pizzagate

extremism

The Jeffrey Epstein Story Is Fanning the Flames of Far-Right Pedophilia Panic

A new investigation implied the disgraced financier came as close to Pizzagate as you can get in real life.
Allie Conti
12.6.18
conspiracy theories

The Strange, Centuries-Long History of Satanic Pedophile Panics

Modern-day conspiracy theories like Pizzagate and 'QAnon' have roots that stretch back to medieval Europe.
Mark Hay
11.15.18
The Ice Cream Show

How An Ice Cream Shop's Creepy Commercials Inadvertently Led to Pizzagate 2.0

Philadelphia-based Little Baby's Ice Cream started attracting the wrong kind of attention after conspiracy theorists caught wind of their weird commercials.
Danielle Wayda
6.26.18
conspiracy

A Guide to QAnon, the New King of Right-Wing Conspiracy Theories

George Soros, the Illuminati, and Snow White are all controlling the world according to a 4channer who has spawned a legion of supersleuths.
Justin Caffier
6.12.18
pizzagate

#QANON Conspiracy Theorists Are Hunting for 'Child Sex Camps' in the Arizona Desert

A veteran’s charity in Arizona is hunting pedophiles in Tucson and asking the internet for help.
Matthew Gault
6.7.18
pizzagate

Is Jerry Jones Pulling the Strings at Papa John's?

Bust out your tinfoil hats, people.
Liam Daniel Pierce
11.2.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The 'Pizzagate' Shooter Is Going to Prison

Edgar Welch was given a four-year sentence Thursday after a bogus conspiracy theory led to an all-too-real scare at a DC restaurant.
Drew Schwartz
6.22.17
Pizza

Alex Jones Apologizes for Pizzagate, But Rallies Continue

Blame it on the chemtrails.
Alex Swerdloff
3.27.17
Conspiracies

Alex Jones Is Very, Very Sorry for That Pizzagate Stuff

One day after Jones apologized for his role in the conspiracy that ended with three bullet holes in the roof of a pizzeria, true believers made their way to DC for a rally.
Mack Lamoureux
3.25.17
paranoia

This 'Pizzagate' Art Was Made While High on Infowars' Brain Drugs

Artist Michael Green made political art out of #Pizzagate while under the influence of BrainForce, a neural activation drug purchased on Infowars.com.
DJ Pangburn
12.14.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

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
Pizza

Brooklyn Pizzeria Roberta’s Is the Latest Victim of the Insane Pizzagate Hoax

A Roberta’s employee told police that when they answered the phone, a voice on the other end said, “You are going to bleed and be tortured.” But wait, there's more.
Munchies Staff
12.7.16
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