Society

Wake Up, Sheeple

2020/07/16

The marketplace of conspiracy theories has no shortage of inventory nor customers these days -- which is to be expected when alternative facts and hoaxes are the currency of debate in lieu of bona fide evidence.

We collected a set of popular conspiracy theories and asked a representative sample of Americans which theories they think are true.

Since conspiracy theories get more attention than they deserve (how else do they spread?), we’re not going to waste any more ink and let the data serve as evidence. Imagine that.