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  1. Half of Americans Believe in a Conspiracy

    Have you heard the one about a surprising percentage of Americans believing in conspiracy theories? In fact, half of the public “consistently endorse” at least one conspiracy theory, University of Chicago researchers report. The study found that 17 percent of those surveyed insisted they had heard about a theory made up by the researchers, with 10 percent believing it. Nineteen percent believe, for example, that the 9/11 attacks were an inside job, and 24 percent agree that President Obama was born outside the U.S.

    Source: Pacific-Standard

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