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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘conspiracy theories’

Loch Ness Monster: Another Fake Image?

Few cryptids have had quite the same impact on the global population as the Loch Ness Monster. Rather than feared and avoided, the mythical creature has come to be affectionately known as “Nessie” by its fans. A number of people turn up to its supposed home in Loch Ness each year, hoping for a glimpse of the sea creature. At …

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Kurt Cobain Suicide: 35 New Photos Released

With the impending 20-year anniversary of Kurt Cobain’s April 8, 1994 death, interest in the late Nirvana frontman has hit fever pitch. Seattle police have recently stated that they won’t be reopening the case regarding the death of the iconic singer, after years of speculation and numerous conspiracy theories concerning some unknown cause of Cobain’s passing. The SPD insists that …

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Conspiracy Theories: Slippery Paranoid Slope?

I love a good conspiracy theory as much as the next person. For me they’re often fascinating takes on unsolved mysteries. Or even solved mysteries. Unfortunately some individuals take conspiracy theories to a disturbingly excessive extreme. Ever been accused of being a government plant or paid off by “The Man”? Then you’ve never run into a hardcore conspiracy theorist. Be …

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Conspiracy Theories Over Flight MH370 Inevitable

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 went missing on March 8th and so did the 239 people on board. Two weeks have passed and there is still no sign of the airplane or its passengers. As the search for the jetliner heads into its third week, some believe that it’s very possible the plane may never be seen again. With mystery continuing …

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9/11 ‘Truther’ Disrupts Super Bowl Press Conference (VIDEO)

“Investigate 9/11. 9/11 was perpetrated by people within our own government.” Those were the words said by 30-year-old Matthew Mills, an independent journalist who decided to take matters into his own hands during the Super Bowl press conference on Sunday. As MVP Malcolm Smith of the Seattle Seahawks was about to speak, Mills stole the microphone and interjected with one of the …

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JFK Assassination Was a Conspiracy According to 61% of Americans

As the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President Kennedy fast approaches, it’s a good time to remind everyone that the majority of Americans still think the official story is bullshit. According to a new poll from Gallup, 61% of Americans think that other individuals were involved in the 1963 assassination of John F. Kennedy. Put another way, 6 out …

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911 Call For Bigfoot: Only Bear Tracks Found

Bigfoot sightings are a perennial sideshow in the U.S. Vague claims invariably turn out to be regular animal hair, gorilla suits, hoaxes, or nothing at all. This week, a man in Pennsylvania kicked off the latest Bigfoot mania with a bizarre call to 911. According to a report from a CBS affiliate in central Pennsylvania, John Winesickle of Altoona, Pennsylvania …

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Tiny ‘Alien’ Skeleton Debunked by DNA Evidence

A tiny humanoid skeleton found in Chile’s Atacama Desert has been hailed by UFO conspiracists for years as proof of extraterrestrial life. Now, actual science has proven that the skeleton, as with all currently known life, originated on Earth. According to a LiveScience report, researchers at the Stanford School of Medicine have used DNA testing on the fossilized skeleton. Despite …

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Was This Facebook Home Ad Altered Because the Original Sounded Way Too Much Like an Eminem Song?

Mildly funny conspiracy theory alert: This is not confirmed. I haven’t talked to anyone inside Facebook with knowledge on this topic. This is simply something that I observed, and I’m pretty sure I’m on to something. OK, so you probably heard about Facebook’s big event last Thursday where they unveiled Facebook Home, their Android takeover “app family” that basically turns …

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New Assassin’s Creed III Trailer Shows Desmond, Mayan Calendar Conspiracy

The Assassin’s Creed franchise has always been friendly to conspiracy theories, so it’s not surprising that Assassin’s Creed III will deal with the modern-day Mayan Calendar theories. The theme also ties-in well with the GameStop-exclusive Mayan Ruins DLC, in which players will do some (boring-looking) platforming to retrieve a serrated sword. Today’s Assassin’s Creed III trailer, amazingly, does not show …

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