After failing to pin recent train derailments on Russia—conspiracy theorists shift to blaming China
It's the second Ohio trainwreck in weeks.
On Mar 6, 2023 by Claire Goforth
Conspiracy theorists think a plane crash killing 5 scientists was orchestrated to halt investigation into toxic train derailment
The passengers were headed to an unrelated investigation at a metals plant 70 miles from the derailment.
On Feb 23, 2023 by Mikael Thalen
No, Trump did not bring expired water to residents of East Palestine
Trump Water is (probably) different from Trump Ice.
On Feb 23, 2023 by Jacob Seitz
Claims of acid rain from toxic train derailment are going viral—but there’s reason to be skeptical
'It smelled TERRIBLE outside last night & I have never seen any sort of orange/white powders on my car after a storm.'
On Feb 22, 2023 by Jacob Seitz
‘We are STRUGGLING’: Ohio residents attribute headaches, nausea to toxins from East Palestine train derailment
‘My head feels full of pressure.’
On Feb 21, 2023 by Tricia Crimmins
People are comparing the train derailment in Ohio to ‘White Noise’
Some are only just discovering the film, which was released in December.
On Feb 14, 2023 by Michelle Jaworski
TikTok becomes ground zero for toxic Ohio train derailment news as users push against ‘media blackout’
Millions of people are now learning about world events from TikTok.
On Feb 14, 2023 by Mikael Thalen
‘Globalists want US DEAD’: Conspiracy theorists believe Ohio trainwreck was part of a plot against the nation’s food supply
There is some reason to blame the government—just not what they think.
On Feb 13, 2023 by Claire Goforth
Jim Jordan’s role in Ohio State’s molestation scandal resurfaces after he called story of a 10-year-old who was raped a ‘lie’
'He would never try and cover up a sexual assault, would he?'
On Jul 14, 2022 by Jacob Seitz
‘Pls no’: Democrats respond to Lincoln Project’s vow to help in Ohio Senate race
Ohio Democrats to the never-Trump PAC: Thanks but no thanks.
On May 5, 2022 by Claire Goforth
‘Main character wasn’t very likable’: TikTok pranksters ask JD Vance to refund them for ‘Hillbilly Elegy’
'It just wasn’t that good.'
On Apr 28, 2022 by Jacob Seitz
A QAnon believer fighting electoral fraud didn’t make the ballot to be Ohio’s head of elections—she’s running anyway
Terpsehore Maras, aka Tore Says, was Sidney Powell's 'secret witness' to 2020 fraud.
On Mar 18, 2022 by Claire Goforth
Woman records ex-boyfriend at her open window in viral TikTok. Police had just forced him to leave
'When will it end?'
On Feb 9, 2022 by Clara Wang
‘You could hurt me’: Video shows police officers pulling paraplegic man out of his car by his hair
'This is unacceptable.'
On Oct 8, 2021 by Kahron Spearman