Conspiracy theories Archive

3 for Thursday: 3 Historic Examples of Comets in Art

Sometimes comets were seen as bad omens, but for artists they were often muses and made their way into famous art.

Quoted: Jonathan Swift on the Futility of Irrationality

"It is useless to attempt to reason a man out of a thing he was never reasoned into." ~ Jonathan Swift

Why You Should Delete That Crazy Conspiracy Theory on Facebook

Did you double-check the facts behind that conspiracy theory you posted on Facebook? It may be that five minutes of research can disprove the whole thing.

Answers in Geocentrism: The Movie

With the announcement that Bill Nye will be debating Answers in Genesis’s Ken Ham next month (February 4), reactions have been very strong. Those (Christian and the non-religious alike) who are not creationists appear to agree with the idea that it is a mistake that will only raise the street cred of AiG and

3 for Thursday: 3 Reasons Why the World Won’t End on December 21

It may be nearly impossible to miss the hype surrounding December 21, 2012, but even if you have been so fortunate, you’re now reading this post, which means your winning streak is over. There are a plenty of conspiracy theories providing a doomsday scenario for December 21. There are the Mayan enthusiasts, claiming that
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