Conspiracy Theories

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Poll: Americans Love Their Conspiracy Theories

Conspiracy theories have long been a favorite of authors and movie-makers. But, according to new polling, a large percentage of Americans subscribe to some form of conspiracy theories.

CBS Miami–10/02/2013

President Barack Obama (L) welcomes President Toomas Hendrik Ilves of Estonia, President Dalia Grybauskaite of Lithuania (R), and President Andris Berzins of Latvia in the Cabinet Room of the White House August 30, 2013 in Washington, DC. A joint meeting was to be held that will highlight the transformations the Baltic States have undergone since restoring their independence two decades ago. President Obama spoke with the media about the ongoing situation in Syria.  (Photo by Aude Guerrucci-Pool/Getty Images)

Florida Politician Asks If White House Planned Syrian Chemical Attack

Multiple politicians have been ensnared in scandal by questionable social media posts. Tuesday night, Polk City Republican Representative Neil Combee became the latest to run into problems on social media.

CBS Miami–09/04/2013

U.S. President Barack Obama

Poll Taps Into America’s Paranoia

Most of the time, polls simply reflect the horserace between two selected candidates. But the folks at Public Policy Polling decided to have some fun and do a poll about the conspiracy theories that exist today and the results were…enlightening.

CBS Miami–04/02/2013