A woman wearing a pair of white Reebok shoes

Conspiracy theorists think these Reebok shoes are Satanic

The theory falls apart under the slightest scrutiny.

On Sep 27, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

keyboard with blue button labeled 'register to vote'

Facebook voter registration drive prompts unfounded election rigging conspiracies

'The election interfering is already starting.'

On Sep 21, 2022 by Claire Goforth

Donald Trump sitting next to Queen Elizabeth II

Don’t fall for the claim that Trump was secretly knighted by Queen Elizabeth

Numerous users appeared convinced that a fake screenshot was legitimate.

On Sep 20, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

Donald Trump walking with The Queen of England (he is walking ahead of her) outside

Queen Elizabeth’s death revives QAnon theory Trump will become king of England

Trump is not royalty, British or otherwise.

On Sep 15, 2022 by Claire Goforth

Ivana Trump sitting on red couch with red wall and painting behind her

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

Instagram account blurred out with bio circled in red 'Managed and monitored by mom' (l) man speaking in front of purple lighted background (c) Instagram account blurred out with bio circled in red 'supervised by mum' with arrow pointing to followers and caption 'Look familiar?' (r)

‘Attention DOJ’: TikTokers spin wildly unfounded tale of child sex abuse cover-up in the wake of Patreon layoffs

The claims don't add up.

On Sep 13, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

Donald Trump driving golf cart in nature

Trump most likely was doing golf stuff on his golf course, despite rampant online accusations of secret ‘mob’ meeting

'Trump's version of the Sopranos.'

On Sep 13, 2022 by David Covucci

Hillary Clinton speaking into a microphone.

Conspiracy theorists think this video shows Hillary Clinton leading an intergalactic space cult

Unsurprisingly, neither Satanism, cults, or intergalactic rituals are mentioned at any point in the video.

On Sep 13, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

Her Royal Highness Queen Elizabeth II travels by carriage during the Trooping the Colour ceremony.

Queen Elizabeth’s death sends conspiracy theorists, QAnon believers into a tizzy

'It'll turn out to be 666,' opined one QAnon follower.

On Sep 8, 2022 by Claire Goforth

A Starbucks cup.

Conspiracy theorists think Starbucks is ushering in the end of the world by going cashless

As always, the actual explanation is much simpler.

On Sep 7, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

stefanie sugarman American Idol tryout (l) marjorie taylor greene (r)

‘Blue Anon conspiracy’: Marjorie Taylor Greene debunks viral claims she auditioned for ‘American Idol’

A viral tweet claims the politician was rejected by Simon Cowell in 2002.

On Sep 6, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

Mark Joseph Stern (l) Supreme Court (r)

A reporter being on the Supreme Court’s press list fuels inane right-wing conspiracy he leaked abortion ruling

'If I received a leaked draft of Dobbs, why would I give it to Politico?'

On Sep 1, 2022 by Jacob Seitz

A blonde haired woman on a stage giving a speech

Conspiracy theories explode after swatting attacks on Marjorie Taylor Greene

In reality, no one knows the motives of the callers.

On Aug 30, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

Anne Heche

Why conspiracy theorists think actress Anne Heche was murdered

The claim is easily debunked.

On Aug 23, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

Jim Marchant in suit on red background

Nevada’s GOP secretary of state candidate follows QAnon, neo-Nazi accounts on Gab, Telegram

The Daily Dot unearthed previously unknown accounts for Marchant.

On Aug 19, 2022 by Al Jones