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Bill Gates is caught in the most popular conspiracy theory of the pandemic. (Mohammad Jangda)

The Conspiracy Paradox

Conspiracy theories are often treated like weak explanations, easily debunked. This misconception only makes their webs stronger.

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Conspiracies are like spider webs. They are purposeful, the products of painstaking labor. The outer levels fortify the center. And while they may appear delicate, their tensile strength is greater than steel. (Nina Hale)

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Entrepreneur and inventor | 4 startups, 80+ patents | Writes on the science and philosophy of problem solving. Peter@ExplainableStartup.com | @petersweeney

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