Know Your Secret Societies

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We recently unveiled our secret society t-shirts! In the process, we realized that the history of secret societies and the interconnections between groups is actually pretty confusing. So we decided to break it down for you… The Knights Templar One of the first historically significant secret societies was the Knights Templar, a Western Christian military […]

JFK Conspiracy at 50: Did Kennedy’s Interest in UFOs Get Him Killed?

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Last year, the month of November marked the 50th anniversary of the JFK assassination, as well as the 50th birthday of one of the greatest conspiracy theories of all time. On November 22nd, 1963, a photogenic, charismatic, beloved president had half of his head blown off in broad daylight in front of a roaring crowd […]

Christopher Columbus: America’s First Serial Killer

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The title of this is provocative but true, and we’re launching our serial killer section with it. Today, America celebrates the life of its first mass serial killer, Christopher Columbus. Most schoolchildren are taught early in school that Columbus is some kind of hero–the man who discovered America. The endurance of this lie in popular […]

5 Future Conspiracy Theories

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The Kennedy assassination, Pearl Harbor, the moon landings, everybody’s got a favorite conspiracy theory, even if they don’t believe it actually happened. One thing all conspiracy theories have in common is that they all took place in the past. Duh, right. Well, we decided to project ahead to the next fifty years and identify five […]

Was Stanley Kubrick Killed By The Illuminati?

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One of the more outlandish conspiracy theories holds that Stanley Kubrick was killed by the Illuminati for revealing too much about the secret society in his final film Eyes Wide Shut. While the official cause of death was listed as cardiac arrest (certainly not shocking for a 70 year-old man), some conspiracists point to the […]

What’s Really Going On Inside Area 51?

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Area 51 is simultaneously one of the most cliched and most enigmatic subjects in American popular culture and has been since the Roswell incidents in the late forties. It begs the question: how could so little be known about something that is talked about so much? And the even more haunting question: if our government […]