Dear Frances Fans, This week, Frances interviewed a young man who thinks he is going to save the world from itself. He has many ideas which he thinks are clever, but in reality, do not hold up under close scrutiny.
Truthers are so predictable.
A few of our team members were down the pub the other day, and the conversation turned to conspiraloons we’ve known.
It started, as these things often do, with a blog post. Barbara Hewson, whose work we have admired here at Hoaxtead Research, wrote an article for Spiked on the subject of a particularly messy and disturbing family law case which went to the Court of Appeal.
A couple of days ago we talked about Belinda and Sabine’s new business venture, McKNews, and how it represents a shift in focus, as they attempt to break into the mainstream media.
Last we heard, Q*Bert had landed in Horley, ready to take on the arduous task of hanging about in Hampstead’s pubs getting pissed and trying to get unsuspecting residents to ‘squeal’ about their non-existent cult. Turns out we were wrong—whether by intentional misdirection or otherwise.
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