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I’m not sure how they pulled it off, but the New York Times managed to get Alan Moore, you know the famously grumpy but amazingly talented writer of graphic novels such as…






We all know that “Disinformation Is Power,” right? The New York Times reveals that Vladimir Putin has figured it out too: Fifteen years ago, a few months into his presidency, Vladimir V….








Many a disinfonaut loves the print magazine Fortean Times, but let’s face it, it’s a niche publication for questioning, open-minded people like us. When a “Letter of Recommendation” appears in the New York…



Did any disinfonauts go to Contact In The Desert, billed as a “weekend of exploration into ancient astronauts, extraterrestrial life, human origins, crop circles, UFO sightings, contact experiences, and the need to…





Could Hillary Clinton’s commitment to opening the (X?) files on Area 51 appeal to enough conspiracy theorists that it swings the presidential election for her? George Johnson speculates for the New York…




There’s a long tradition of disinfonauts taking issue with debunkers like Michael Shermer, so this one’s for you! Daniel Engber nails some holier-than-thou debunkers at the excellent FiveThirtyEight: In 2012, network scientist and…


Perhaps as good a sign as any that marijuana is pretty much as mainstream as tobacco is that hardly anyone in the US thinks about 4/20 as “International Lighting Up Time” anymore….