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How A QAnon Conspiracy Theorist's Claims Of TSA 'Mind Control' Made Trump's Twitter Feed
The conspiracy-theory-to-president pipeline is short.
Rush Limbaugh Pushes Mosque Massacre Conspiracy Theory
Conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh claimed, without citing any evidence, that the New Zealand mosque attacks are a false flag operation.
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YouTube Terminates Account Hosting Alex Jones' Infowars Content After Ban
The conspiracy theorist's content has been banned from the platform, but it cropped up on a channel under a different name.
Fake Melania Trump Addresses Body Double Conspiracy Theories With Stephen Colbert
Laura Benanti returned as the bogus FLOTUS to have her say on the rumors.
Infowars, Jerome Corsi Retract Conspiracy Theory Tying Seth Rich To DNC Leaks
The Infowars writer bowed to litigation over a discredited column about a murdered Democratic National Committee staffer.
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USA Today Profile Of Jacob Wohl Allows A Lying Troll To Spread Conspiracies
The paper had the notorious troll's playbook for spinning the media, then it let him run every play.
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YouTube Is Behind The Rise In Flat Earth Believers, Researcher Says
“Their algorithms make it easy to end up going down the rabbit hole, by presenting information to people who are going to be more susceptible to it.”
Man Charged With Setting Fire To DC Restaurant Linked To 'Pizzagate' Hoax
The 22-year-old California man is accused of setting a curtain inside the restaurant on fire.
Lyndon LaRouche, A Political Conspiracy Theorist From A Different Era, Dead At 96
Lyndon LaRouche espoused extremist views and ran for president every election from 1976 to 2004.
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Chuck E. Cheese’s Swears It Does Not Sell Pizzas Made Of Leftover Slices
The chain had to address Shane Dawson’s "Conspiracy Series" video in which the YouTuber has a theory about how the pies are made.
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Man Praises YouTube's Crackdown On Conspiracy Videos He Once Promoted
The former Google engineer described it as “a historic victory.”
Parents Protest For Kids' Right To Suffer From Preventable Illness
Hundreds of anti-vaxxers descended on Washington's capital amid the state's worst measles outbreak in decades.
Anderson Cooper Bashes Republican Congressman For Pushing ‘Shadowy Conspiracy' About CNN
Cooper took Rep. Doug Collins to task.
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Sherrod Brown Calls Trump A Flat-Out 'Racist': 'He Built His Political Career' On It
Brown ripped Trump for his history of racism, including spreading the birther conspiracy against Barack Obama for years.
Manhunt Underway For Pizzagate Restaurant Arson Suspect
It remains unclear whether the perpetrator embraced the bogus conspiracy theory that targeted the eatery.
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Chris Cuomo Blames Kamala Harris For Not Addressing Racist 'Birther' Hoax
He later deleted the tweet and said his comment was misinterpreted.
Donald Trump Tosses Out Another Media Conspiracy Theory In Late-Night Twitter Rant
Trump said the mainstream media was "truly the Opposition Party" and accused it of working with Democrats.
Rachel Maddow Breaks Down Where Donald Trump Gets His Conspiracy Theories
The MSNBC host noted how Trump's foreign policy talking points sometimes sound very familiar.
5 Of The Wildest Conspiracy Theories YouTube Promoted In 2018
Once you fall down YouTube’s conspiracy theory rabbit hole, its algorithm will continue feeding you disinformation.
Twitter Users Can't Unsee Alex Jones Feeding Roger Stone Helicopter-Style
The Infowars conspiracy theorist introduced the segment like this: “Ladies and gentleman: real Russian collusion. Alex Jones helicopters Roger Stone.”
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Fox Business Slams GOP Rep. Louie Gohmert For Anti-Soros Screed -- On Fox Business
Stuart Varney condemns "false allegations" involving an anti-Semitic conspiracy theory. The host didn't confront the congressman at the time, though.
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Rudy Giuliani Goes Full Conspiracy Theorist Because He Doesn't Understand The Internet
Giuliani advises Donald Trump's administration on cybersecurity issues.
Florida SWAT Officer Demoted After Wearing QAnon Patch In Photo With Mike Pence
While greeting the vice president, Matt Patten wore a patch reading “Question the Narrative,” which was not authorized by the Broward County Sheriff’s Office.
Roger Stone Associate Jerome Corsi In Plea Negotiations With Mueller: Report
Special counsel Robert Mueller has reportedly been investigating Stone for months.
Alex Jones Hit With Another Lawsuit From A Sandy Hook Parent
The Infowars conspiracy theorist is facing at least six defamation cases now.
Trump Still Enabling George Soros Conspiracy Theory After Bomb Threats, Synagogue Shooting
“I wouldn’t be surprised," Trump said when asked if he thought George Soros was funding the migrant caravan.
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