conspiracies

How To Have A Conversation With A Conspiracy Theorist Without Losing Your Mind

How To Have A Conversation With A Conspiracy Theorist Without Losing Your Mind

Faked moon landing, #PizzaGate, September 11 was an inside job, Vince Foster was murdered by the Clintons to cover up Whitewater, the Sandy Hook massacre was a hoax – the list of conspiracy theories is long and bizarre. Side-show paranoid nonsense becomes alarming and enraging, however, when ordinary people base…

Conspiracy Bot Shows That Computers Can Be As Gullible As Humans 

Conspiracy Bot Shows That Computers Can Be As Gullible As Humans 

Computers believe in conspiracy theories now. The New Inquiry‘s Francis Tseng trained a bot to recognise patterns in photos and draw links between similar pictures, forming the kind of conspiracy-theory diagram seen in the last act of a Homeland episode or the front page of Reddit. It’s a cute trick…