Inside the Flat Earth Conference, Where the World’s Oldest Conspiracy Theory Is Hot Again

Thanks to YouTube, an idea discredited thousands of years ago attracts die-hards, grifters, and trolls. They even have their own convention.

Source: Inside the Flat Earth Conference, Where the World’s Oldest Conspiracy Theory Is Hot Again

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Aide to Saudi Crown Prince, Suspect in Khashoggi Case, Is Shown Walking into Consulate

Welcome to the Covert Op, Assassination Incompetence & Medical Malpractice Competition between Russia and Saudi Arabia. They should train at the NW Kwankiko Acadamy where (alleged) severing of testicles and feeding them to the (alleged) victim are a small part of the curriculum.

A photograph of the aide is one of the most striking pieces of evidence to date linking the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi to the crown prince.

Source: Aide to Saudi Crown Prince, Suspect in Khashoggi Case, Is Shown Walking into Consulate

The Trail of Clues in the Disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi

The dispatching of tailored medical expertise for the occasion seems not to be a uniquely Russian method.

Turkish investigators are looking into the case of Mr. Khashoggi, a Saudi journalist who entered the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul on Oct. 2 and vanished.

Source: The Trail of Clues in the Disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi

FCC complaints allege “Lucifer” is a plot to bring about the apocalypse

A trinity of complaints claims that Satan is using a police procedural to summon the Four Horsemen! We all know kookoos who actually want to accelerate that.

Recently released FCC complaints about the police procedural *Lucifer* show that the series not only drew ire for the usual reasons (sex and violence), but for something far, far more sinister: being a plot by the literal devil to corrupt humanity, summon the Four Horsemen, and bring about the apocalypse.

Source: FCC complaints allege “Lucifer” is a plot to bring about the apocalypse

The CIA had a SECRET report on Soviet superstitions • MuckRock

A formerly SECRET report uncovered in the Central Intelligence Agency’s declassified archives shows that in the earliest days of the Cold War, the CIA took an interest in Soviet superstitions. The report, classified for 60 years, details familiar fears such as black cats with more involved customs, such as road bucket etiquette.

Just a few! This is a guide to socially self inflicted neurosis.

It is not good to meet a funeral procession. Same is true of meeting a priest.  

Source: The CIA had a SECRET report on Soviet superstitions • MuckRock

Russians Planned Attack on Lab Testing Salisbury Nerve Agent, Swiss Say – The New York Times

The Dutch expelled two Russian agents preparing a cyber attack on a Swiss lab, officials say, adding a new twist to Moscow’s clashes with the West.

Source: Russians Planned Attack on Lab Testing Salisbury Nerve Agent, Swiss Say

Spies vs. Spiez … on the bright side, this madness has been going on for some time now!