My tweet thread went viral among hardcore MAGA believers. Then the firehose opened up, pointed right at me. … Read More How to Survive Your Tweet Going Viral in Trumpland
Letting conspiracy theories go unchallenged makes them the story of record. We can’t let that happen. … Read More Does Debunking Conspiracy Theories Make Them Worse?
The strange case of an Arkansas state senator found dead and linked to the Clintons has taken a truly bizarre turn.… Read More The Clinton Murder Machine Breaks Down
I’m often introduced to new topics in the fringe world by ways that people find my writing. So I was especially interested when a spike in searches for the name “Somerset Belenoff” brought increased traffic to my piece on the “Rothschild human hunting lodge” hoax. The name wasn’t familiar to me, so the search traffic… Read More Who is Somerset Belenoff?
Trump’s slew of QAnon-related retweets over Christmas have stirred more hope that someone in the media will ask him about the conspiracy. Will anyone step up? … Read More Why Will Nobody Ask the Question?