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EPISODE 46 | Fakespiracies: Anyone Can Play! As another holiday season rolls around, there's the looming threat of dealing family & friends who subscribe to this conspiracy theory or that one. Here's a collection of some fake conspiracy theories, #fakespiracy, that you can use to confound those folks, as well as entertain and maybe even educate a b…
 
EPISODE 45 | Rumours & CTs in the Workplace (Because Reasons 5) Guest: Andrew Brown, co-founder of the Academy of Business Communications Watercooler talk has moved online, so the speed and spread of rumours and conspiracy theories is growing every day, and it's not just inter-office gossip. How do such things take root in a work environment and wh…
 
EPISODE 44 | The Philadelphia Experiment & the Montauk Project - Time Tunnel Vision It's 78 years since one of the most storied military experiments in history, wherein a whole ship vanished and/or teleported and/or moved through time. And this dovetails with another famous military project at the tip of Long Island that's a grab bag of elements: v…
 
EPISODE 43 | Conspiracy U with Scott Shay Guest: Scott Shay, author of Conspiracy U, In Good Faith & Getting Our Groove Back; President of Chai Mitzvah, Chairman of the Board & Co-founder of Signature Bank The academic world is supposed to be a place to open and expand minds, but some professors actively promote conspiracy theories about Israel and…
 
EPISODE 42 | J.K. Rowling & the Gauntlet of Hysteria A secretary got an idea on a train and some years later had created an international entertainment sensation, gaining fame and fortune. A feel good story? Or is she a witch? A Satanist? A spendthrift? A TERF? A transphobe? A spendthrift Satanist TERF transphobe witch? Or maybe she doesn't really …
 
EPISODE 41 | Critical Race Theory - Re-examining "Normal" A loose framework for thinking about how America's racist roots permeate many social, legal and political systems has become a flashpoint for the far right. And so a war on ideas has started in the country that holds itself up as the beacon of freedom in the world, led by white, heteronormat…
 
EPISODE 40 | When Nerds Attack - Gamergate, Elevatorgate & Sad Puppies A short late night chat in an elevator becomes a flashpoint in a storm of online misogyny; a woman has to hide because she dares critique the depiction of women; a relationship ends, sparking off a campaign of hate against women that lasts for years, and not even the venerable H…
 
EPISODE 39 | A Weirdness Travelogue: Henges, Tiles & Plaques Mystery is all around us - we just need to seek it out. Here are a few offbeat and weird places in the US to go see: some henges, some tiles and some plaques. Like what we do? Then buy us a beer or three via our page on Buy Me a Coffee. #ConspiracyClearinghouse #sharingiscaring #donations…
 
EPISODE 38 | The Dirty Dozen - Medical Misinformation Miscreants For a more visual experience, see the video and dedicated playlist on our YouTube channel. Just 12 people are responsible for the vast bulk of misinformation about COVID vaccines on social media. 12. Are they cuckoo banana pants true believers or just modern day snake oil hucksters en…
 
EPISODE 37 | Magnificent Desolation - The Moon Landing Was a Hoax (Big 'Uns 3) For images and many videos, check this episode and its dedicated playlist on our YouTube channel. Yesterday was the anniversary of humans landing on the moon. Or was it? A surprisingly large number of people have their doubts, and they also have all sorts of "proof" as t…
 
EPISODE 36 | The Georgia Guidestones - An NWO Billboard For images and many videos, check this episode and its dedicated playlist on our YouTube channel. 40 years ago, an anonymous group paid a lot of money to have an odd structure erected in a field in Northern Georgia - a series of stone megaliths with carved inscriptions in several languages. Wh…
 
EPISODE 35 | A Field Guide to Aliens For images and many videos, check this episode and its dedicated playlist on our YouTube channel. "The aliens" are not one group, but many, often with competing goals and motivations. Starting back in 1946, the Russians compiled a handbook for elite KGB and SMERSH agents on 58 separate alien races that visit our…
 
EPISODE 34 | Magic Carpet Ride - UFOs & the New Age For images and many videos, check this episode and its dedicated playlist on our YouTube channel. Many supposed abductees report scary experiences, but some have a counter-narrative: the aliens are friendly and very attractive and really, really into sex. A close encounter of the groovy kind often…
 
EPISODE 33 | Kaspar Hauser -The Boy, The Syndrome (The World Is Weird 5) 193 years ago today, a boy stumbled into the Bavarian city of Nuremberg. He was carrying two letters, could barely speak and no one knew where he had come from. Speculations flew about the mysterious young man. Was he of royal blood? Had he been raised by wolves? And was he te…
 
EPISODE 32 | A View to Vril Did a 19th century novelist accidentally tap into a long hidden truth about an underground race of godlike beings who control an electrical fluid called the Vril? Of course not. But that hasn't stopped plenty of folks from claiming it as fact, including Theosophists, Nazis, New Agers, a race car journalist turned UFO chu…
 
EPISODE 31 | Scammers, Inc. - MJ-12, Bennewitz & Serpo Sometimes the crap piles up so high in the UFO world you'd need a flying saucer to stay above it all. And yet, man, these are some good stories! We look at three key events from the 1980s: the Majestic 12 claims, Project Serpo, and the sad & infuriating Bennewitz Affair. And some of the people …
 
EPISODE 30 | UFOs in Czecho Guest: Sam Beckwith, editor of Prague Pig Today Conspiracy Clearinghouse celebrates one year of delving into the weird, so we thought we'd celebrate by doing a crossover episode with our sister podcast Prague Times. The UFO thing is not exclusively an American phenomenon, and even here in the Czech Republic, where we're …
 
EPISODE 29 | The Notorious M.I.B. One of the most sinister UFO-related phenomena - the Men in Black. Sure, they dress like the Blues Brothers, but they are super creepy and often menacing. And also pretty ineffective. And while they may have been created wholesale by a hoaxer, people have been reporting, and even photographing, them for years. We'r…
 
EPISODE 28 | Back in Black: BEKs, Black Helicopters, Black Knight & More Black is the new black. We in the West sure seem to have an issue with this darkest of dark shades. It often symbolizes nefarious things, especially in the conspiracy world. Black is the colour of my true love's hair, but it's also the colour of evil black-eyed children, Sovie…
 
EPISODE 27 | Walk Into My Parlour - Early UFO Abductions For several decades, people have been claiming that they've not only seen aliens in spaceships, they've been taken by them. And the aliens...did things to them. We'll look at some notable cases as well as false memory syndrome, sleep paralysis and alien abduction insurance. Like what we do? T…
 
EPISODE 26 | Come On Vaccine! Vaccine Hesitancy & You Science marches on, eradicating debilitating diseases (among other things). However, there have always been some who are skeptical, or even downright hostile, to this. There are lots of reasons: maybe God wants your kid to get sick, the ingredients used are harmful and/or weird, or they have ter…
 
EPISODE 25 | The Dyatlov Pass Incident: More Than a UFO Story - The World Is Weird 4 People love mysteries but also hate them. Unanswered questions drive us crazy, especially when the stakes are high. Like when someone dies. Or when nine people die on the side of a mountain in the dead of winter, found in various states on undress, with unexplainab…
 
EPISODE 24 | Agenda 21 - This Land Is My Land A secret international elite plans to depopulate much of the earth, and enslave the rest of it. We know because they keep publishing papers about it. Like Agenda 21, a set of environmental goals created in 1992 and pretty much ignored ever since. This is really a declaration of war against freedom and t…
 
EPISODE 23 | Signs, Grudges & Blue Books - Early UFOlogy Hidden inside the new COVID relief bill is a mandate for US Congress to be fully briefed on UFOs, so it might be worth it to take a look at the early days of UFO sightings and American investigative efforts. And tomorrow is the anniversary of the Mantell UFO Incident, called by some the first…
 
EPISODE 22 | Jingle Hells - The War on Xmas Some members of the largest religion in the world, over 2.4 billion people, somehow feel aggrieved or under siege, especially when it comes to one of their most important holidays. We're talking about Christians and Christmas, and the narrative that claims there's a concerted effort to destroy the celebra…
 
EPISODE 21 | The Knights Templar - Big 'Uns 2 They were the most powerful group in Medieval Europe, and then they vanished. Who were the Templars? Warrior-priests with good patronage? Keepers of the Holy Grail and other mystical secrets? Blasphemous gay Satan worshiping freaks? All of the above? For centuries, people have claimed to have figured ou…
 
EPISODE 20 | Time for Timer: Pseudohistories & Historical Revisions History may not have happened like you think. Is it possible that whole swaths of so-called "history" have been made up to bolster various people and downplay others, or maybe even to cover up the existence of the greatest historical force ever known - the Russian Horde? What year …
 
EPISODE 19 | The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress - Facts & Fictions About Our Nearest Neighbour You can be over the moon, bark at the moon, ask for the moon, shoot the moon; something can happen once in a blue moon, there's a man in the moon (or a woman or a rabbit or a toad). Maybe there are ruins on the moon. Maybe there's an alien base there. Maybe Naz…
 
EPISODE 18| The Illuminati - Bavarian Brouhaha - Big 'Uns 1 The first major conspiracy theory of the modern age is the tale of the Illuminati. Started in Bavaria by a power-hungry professor with poor social skills, it has become one of the overarching theories of our times. This is one of the Big 'Uns. Like what we do? Then buy us a beer or three v…
 
EPISODE 17 | Project Blue Beam - Abandon Hope All Ye Who Research Here What do you get for the conspiracy theorist who has everything? How about a conspiracy theory that has everything? Project Blue Beam has it all - a bleak techo-apocalypse that culminates in the enslavement of most of humanity by demons pretending to be god and/or aliens, with th…
 
Episode 16 | Studies & Signals: Insights into the Conspiracy Mindset - Because Reasons 4 Guest: John Poston, Theatrical Artist & Writer We talk about the origins of some clichés about conspiracy folks, as well as some actual scientific studies about the mindset. We also deftly use Star Trek as a metaphor for the brain. And some questionnaires you c…
 
Episode 15 | October Surprise: Fact or Fiction? - The World Is Weird 3 Is it commonplace for a big event that sways things to happen in presidential election years in the U.S? Maybe. We'll look at the 18 "October Surprises" in US presidential electoral history, encountering smear attempts, false charges, false claims, outright lies, political chaos…
 
Episode 14 | Conspiracy Thinking in Eastern Europe - Because Reasons 3 Guest: Mark Baker, Journalist & Travel Writer The cultural and social impact of conspiracy thinking will differ depending on where it's happening. You have to take into account a country's particular history to gain some understanding as to why people in that place react the way…
 
Episode 13 | Mass Hysteria & Shared Delusions - The World Is Weird 2 Host: Derek DeWitt Mass hysteria, collective delusions or just people freaking out - whatever you call it, you can't deny that history is filled with reports of people losing it en masse. We'll look at nuns that bite and meow, fainting and twitching schoolchildren, uncontrollable …
 
Episode 03 | Misinformation & Pattern Recognition - Because Reasons 1 Why are conspiracy theories so popular with so many? This series of shorter episodes will look at different factors that may be responsible for conspiracy theories taking root in the public consciousness and how they spread with modern communications tools. Along the way, we'll l…
 
Episode 12 | True Fictions - Because Reasons 2 Guest: John Poston, Theatrical Artist and Writer So, just who are these "conspiracy theorists" anyway? I talk with John Poston about conspiracy thinking, true believers and debunkers, how humans create identity through narratives, tribal signaling, Homo Ludens and, of course, the JFK assassination. Lik…
 
Episode 11 | Conspirasaurus Rex - Dino-Mite Theories About the Dinosaurs What happened to the dinosaurs? Did a meteor wipe them out? Was it volcanoes? Maybe their eggs just sucked. Or they farted themselves to death. Or they never existed at all. Or maybe they never died. Or maaaybe they helped build the pyramids. Like what we do? Then buy us a bee…
 
Episode 10 | Fright Delays - Denver Airport Is the Nexus of Evil It's big, it's unusual and gets folks to thinking. Denver International Airport is more than just the hub for airlines - it's a magnet for just about every conspiracy theory you can think of. Like what we do? Then buy us a beer or three via our page on Buy Me a Coffee. #ConspiracyClea…
 
Episode 09 | Now You See It, Now You Don't - Finland Doesn't Exist There are some things you just know are true. Like that Finland exists. But it doesn't. Neither does Australia. And New Zealand's looking kind of iffy as well. In fact, there are many things that you think are real, but aren't. Like birds. They aren't real either. Like what we do? T…
 
Episode 08 | Time Cube - Four Is the Loneliest Number The world is a cube, time is a cube, you are a cube - everything's a cube. That's what Gene Ray, an electrician from Florida said. And he should know, since he was "the wisest man on Earth" and "wiser than God". This is the strange and occasionally disturbing story of one of the wildest theories…
 
Episode 07 | The Lucifer Project(s) - Big Scary in Sky! Space might not be such a final frontier after all. Is the Vatican secretly in league with aliens? Or demons pretending to be aliens? Was Jesus an extraterrestrial? Is NASA trying to create a second sun in our solar system? These questions and more must be examined. And when you name your scie…
 
Episode 06 | The Tuskegee Study - The World is Weird 1 The tale of a 40-year clinical study with overtones of both race and class, shows just what some people are willing to do once they have otherized their fellow humans. If they're willing to do that, the reasoning goes, what else might they be willing to do? This builds distrust, which feeds con…
 
Episode 05 | 44 for 44 - The Obama Conspiracies (Thanks, Obama!) The 44th US President sure had a lot of theories about him. Was he really a cocaine-fueled, murdering, gay, inter-dimensional, Satanic, Mars-visiting lizard who could control the weather? Every leader of a country, or anyone that much in the public eye, is sure to engender a number of…
 
Episode 04 | Saddam's Stargate and Taskforce 20 Host: Derek DeWitt The United States went into Iraq to stop Saddam Hussein from using and/or developing Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMDs). They meant chemical and biological weapons, but what if the WMDs were something else? What if Hussein had found ancient alien technology that allowed him to commu…
 
Episode 02 | A Cavalcade of COVID-19 Crackpottery The year 2020 has started off being defined by the global spread of the COVID-19 human coronavirus, but it's not just the illness that spreading - misinformation, disinformation, misconceptions and outright lies are also on a worldwide tour aided and abetted by social media. We'll take a look at som…
 
Episode 01 | Glass Onion - The Beatles Conspiracies The Beatles made more of an impact than perhaps any other band in history. Their highly engineered later albums, use of backmasking and decidedly quirky senses of humor seem to leave trails of breadcrumbs for people to follow into deeper, hidden truths about them. You may have heard of the Paul is…
 
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