Welcome to America’s new, digital Satanic Panic
America is frequently gripped over fears of Satan.
On Mar 21, 2023 by Mike Rothschild
Capitol rioters were motivated by QAnon’s conspiracies—but did they actually believe in it?
Many Capitol rioters mocked the movement in their Jan. 6 Committee depositions.
On Jan 17, 2023 by Mike Rothschild
Cars rented by the Secret Service caught fire—accusations of assassination attempts soon followed
The cars in questions were recalled for fire risk.
On Dec 1, 2022 by Mike Rothschild
QAnon’s plans to seize control of the 2024 election failed spectacularly
Voters put America first by rejecting America First.
On Nov 17, 2022 by Mike Rothschild
Why Resistance Twitter still wants to dig up Ivana Trump’s grave
It is a perfect storm for an unceasing conspiracy.
On Sep 14, 2022 by Mike Rothschild
TikTokers’ new conspiratorial obsession with elites being reptiles has a long, sordid past
It's an old conspiracy on a new platform.
On May 27, 2022 by Mike Rothschild
Conspiracy theorists prey on scared parents to push monstrous accusations as baby formula shortage intensifies
Baby formula shortages are real. Conspiracies are not.
On May 13, 2022 by Mike Rothschild
Why a conspiracy over recent food processing plant fires exploded so quickly
Given the current climate, it's no wonder people latched on.
On May 2, 2022 by Mike Rothschild
Bill Gates now owns more farmland than anyone in the U.S.—conspiracy theorists want to know why
It's a lot of land.
On Apr 21, 2022 by Mike Rothschild
Even conspiratorial currency speculators aren’t buying a Russian ruble revalue
It's not the next the Iraqi dinar
On Mar 24, 2022 by Mike Rothschild
QAnon erupts after Josh Hawley floats child porn arguments over Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court nomination
It's the same 'save the children' claim that Republicans know get their base fired up.
On Mar 18, 2022 by Mike Rothschild
Russia’s ‘Z’ movement isn’t the next QAnon—but it’s already caused more harm
It's not the next big conspiracy.
On Mar 9, 2022 by Mike Rothschild
Niche experts are becoming viral Twitter heroes as they explain obscure Russia-Ukraine war topics
You never knew you needed tire maintenance expert Twitter.
On Mar 4, 2022 by Mike Rothschild