Conspiracy Theories

France is set to outlaw Conspiracy theories per Voltaire Network. Thereby, as one commenter said, confirming there is, indeed, a conspiracy: At the request of President François Hollande, the French Socialist Party has published a note…


Disinfonauts probably know about the Black Knight satellite controversy (if you don’t, check out these stories), but have you seen Pepsi’s new short film “Black Knight Decoded”? Once again Madison Avenue has…





Here’s one of those mainstream media pieces (from Politico) that uses the term “conspiracy theorist” to besmirch a politician who threatens the establishment: Bernie Sanders is the most prominent conspiracy theorist in…


The reptilians have invaded Motherboard: According to a 2013 poll, as many as 12 million Americans believe in the possibility that reptilian overlords rule our country—that’s intergalactic, shape-shifting lizards in Congress and on TV….







An art installation  and talk by Bonnie Camplin at the South London Gallery examined the notorious Military Industrial Complex and brings in a plethora of conspiracy theories along the way: This live work…




A Banned Segment from Saturday Night Live… Robert Smigel’s animated short film “Conspiracy Theory Rock”, part of a March 1998 “TV Funhouse” segment, was removed from all subsequent airings of the Saturday…









Peter McGuire reports for the Irish Times on a recent experiment in which scientists deliberately made false claims on social media sites to find out how easy it is to dupe people into…