Tag Archive: Conspiracy theories

The Sandy Hook Conspiracy Theorists

You knew it would come. You just didn’t know how vile it would get:

Yes, there really are Newtown truthers.

But in the crazy world of Sandy Hook conspiracy theories, this one may be the worst yet.

In the latest angle, theorists think they have found “absolute proof” of a conspiracy to defraud the American people. “You reported in December that this little girl had been killed,” a reader emailed Salon in response to

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The Gitmo Suicides, Reloaded

Last year, I wrote a post about the “Gitmo Suicides”, the three men who killed themselves at Guantanamo Bay. There were allegations that they were murdered and the story arguing the case recently won an award.

However, there are now big holes opening up in the story. This is looking less like a conspiracy and more like Scott Horton putting too much weight into the testimony of questionable witnesses. There’s ample evidence that there were … Read more