Conspiracy Theories

In Hopeless Election, Michigan GOP Attempts to Smear Dem Candidate's Military Record

In Hopeless Election, Michigan GOP Attempts to Smear Dem Candidate's Military Record
Republicans could have given up the Michigan Senate race gracefully, admitting that their candidate wasn't anyone's choice in the first place, or they could have gone out digracefully. Guess which path they chose?
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The Rick Perry Border Conspiracy Show

The Rick Perry Border Conspiracy Show
Texas Governor Rick Perry went on ABC this past weekend and attempted to spread border conspiracies so absurd that the host cut him off.
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George Bush's Brother Believes Obama Is Closing the Vatican Embassy (Not True)

George Bush's Brother Believes Obama Is Closing the Vatican Embassy (Not True)
Jeb Bush, brother of George W. Bush, former governor of Floriday and potential presidential candidate eventually, believes the insane conspiracy spreading around the internet that Obama is closing the U.S. embassy to the Vatican as "revenge" against Catholics. The truth is truly hilarious...
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Matt Binder
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Conspiracy Dreary: The Link Between Chemtrails and Climate Change Denial

Conspiracy Dreary: The Link Between Chemtrails and Climate Change Denial
Why do so many people accept a theory for which there is no scientific evidence while rejecting a serious and potentially catastrophic phenomenon that can be easily observed and for which overwhelming evidence has been building for decades? In the case of chemtrails, science denial is a wacky distraction but, in the case of climate change denial, it's a barrier to addressing an urgent, critical problem.
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David Suzuki
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Absurdity Today: Conspiracies, Coupons and Creationism?

Absurdity Today: Conspiracies, Coupons and Creationism?
Is Obama *really* our president? Do creationists now have scientific evidence that debunks the theory of evolution? Can YOU tell the difference between real news and satire?
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Washington Agog as Petraeus Caught with Pants Down

Post-election, pre-fiscal-cliff-crisis Washington has been abuzz over General David Petraeus’s abrupt departure as Director of the CIA and the subsequent stream of shocking details. It didn’t take long for congressional Republicans to cue the conspiracy theories with an all-too-familiar refrain aimed at the Obama administration and Attorney General Eric Holder.
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