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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Postby AndyDufresne on Thu Mar 07, 2013 1:10 pm

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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Postby saxitoxin on Mon Mar 18, 2013 5:25 pm

Death Star was an inside job -

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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Postby Lootifer on Mon Mar 18, 2013 5:29 pm

Haha, I own a leftover crack tshirt. The gay-rude-boys version rather than the kill-cops ones though. Im a lover not a hater.
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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Postby BigBallinStalin on Mon Mar 18, 2013 7:30 pm

saxitoxin wrote:Death Star was an inside job -



I knew about Rob Dougan before the Matrix.
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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Postby rdsrds2120 on Mon Mar 18, 2013 8:08 pm

2/3 of me believed in Conspiracy theories until this thread.

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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Postby AndyDufresne on Tue Mar 19, 2013 9:11 am

Two thirds of me now doubts the existence of this forum because of this topic.


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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Postby Metsfanmax on Tue Mar 19, 2013 10:14 am

Two-thirds of CC believes that Andy is still the Community Manager.
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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Postby AndyDufresne on Tue Mar 19, 2013 11:00 am

This topic has become two thirds more fun than previously.


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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Postby crispybits on Tue Mar 19, 2013 11:10 am

My two thirds!

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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Postby Gillipig on Tue Mar 19, 2013 11:53 am

I think critical thinking is a good thing. Don't assume everything the government tell you is true, they have their own agendas. And the truth is rarely on the top of their priority lists.
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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Postby Metsfanmax on Tue Mar 19, 2013 12:07 pm

Gillipig wrote:Don't assume everything the government tell you is true, they have their own agendas.


In fact, studies have shown that two thirds of what the government tells you is untrue.
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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Postby AndyDufresne on Tue Mar 19, 2013 1:53 pm

I think I may only trust two thirds of those studies though.


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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Postby rdsrds2120 on Tue Mar 19, 2013 8:55 pm

AndyDufresne wrote:I think I may only trust two thirds of those studies though.


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That's ok -- you're still left with four ninths of it being correct.

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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Postby AndyDufresne on Wed Mar 20, 2013 8:36 am

Whoa there buddy. Lets not get all extra fractional on us. Two thirds of me takes offense.


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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Postby AAFitz on Wed Mar 20, 2013 8:53 am

Perfect paranoia is perfect awareness.
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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Postby BigBallinStalin on Wed Mar 20, 2013 10:49 am

rdsrds2120 wrote:
AndyDufresne wrote:I think I may only trust two thirds of those studies though.


--Andy


That's ok -- you're still left with four ninths of it being correct.

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AndyDufresne wrote:Whoa there buddy. Lets not get all extra fractional on us. Two thirds of me takes offense.


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There's no need to split ninths here, fellas.
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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Postby AndyDufresne on Wed Mar 20, 2013 12:50 pm

BBS, I sincerely hope you aren't in on this ninths business now.


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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Postby AAFitz on Wed Mar 20, 2013 1:04 pm

AndyDufresne wrote:BBS, I sincerely hope you aren't in on this ninths business now.


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A conspiracy in the Ninth Circuit:
http://www.volokh.com/2013/03/11/what-i ... cotterman/
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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Postby Metsfanmax on Wed Mar 20, 2013 1:37 pm

AndyDufresne wrote:BBS, I sincerely hope you aren't in on this ninths business now.


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What? Beethoven's Best Symphony is clearly his Ninth.
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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Postby AndyDufresne on Wed Mar 20, 2013 1:38 pm

WUT IZ THE WORLD COMING 2!?!

Ninths are everywhere and we can't escape them.


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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Postby crispybits on Wed Mar 20, 2013 2:26 pm

2/3 of americans can't calculate ninths
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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Postby BigBallinStalin on Wed Mar 20, 2013 3:04 pm

2/3 of brits rank ninth
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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Postby AndyDufresne on Thu Mar 21, 2013 9:20 am

Two thirds of ninths are incomprehensible.


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Re: 2/3 of Americans Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Postby AAFitz on Thu Mar 21, 2013 9:51 am

The reason for some conspiracy theories: Conspiracies.

http://www.cracked.com/article_20274_th ... tions.html

I think the Shell oil one, where the accusers were discounted as conspiracy theorist, only to be vindicated with absolute proof of truth, should warn anyone not to summarily discount a theory, simply because it has not been proven.

That being said, it does not mean one should summarily believe a theory that has not been proven either.
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